The Resource Fat economics : nutrition, health, and economic policy, Mario Mazzocchi, W. Bruce Traill, and Jason F. Shogren

Fat economics : nutrition, health, and economic policy, Mario Mazzocchi, W. Bruce Traill, and Jason F. Shogren

Label
Fat economics : nutrition, health, and economic policy
Title
Fat economics
Title remainder
nutrition, health, and economic policy
Statement of responsibility
Mario Mazzocchi, W. Bruce Traill, and Jason F. Shogren
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The obesity epidemic and the growing debate about what, if any, public health policy should be adopted is the subject of endless debate within the media and in governments around the world. Whilst much has been written on the subject, this book takes a unique approach by looking at the obesity epidemic from an economic perspective. - ;The obesity epidemic and the growing debate about what, if any, public health policy should be adopted is the subject of endless debates within the media and in governments around the world. Whilst much has been written on the subject, this book takes a unique ap
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
338.43362196398
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA784
LC item number
.M39 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Fat economics : nutrition, health, and economic policy, Mario Mazzocchi, W. Bruce Traill, and Jason F. Shogren
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures; List of Tables; List of Boxes; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. The Obesity Epidemic; 2. Why Obesity? An Economic Perspective; 3. Economic Evaluation Tools for Evidence-Based Policymaking; 4. Policy Intervention; 5. Conclusion; Glossary; Index
Control code
ocn646814106
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 181 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191550164
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35517578
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • sks9781282199613
  • (OCoLC)646814106
  • pebcs0191550167
  • osoukarchive0191695904

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