Race and gender differences in the cognitive effects of childhood overweight

The increase in the prevalence of overweight children (ages 6-13 years) in the United States over the past two decades is likely to result in adverse public health consequences. We use data from the children of the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979 cohort to investigate an additional conseq...

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Volume: 17
Main Author: Averett, Susan L
Stifel, David C
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Taylor & Francis 02.11.2010
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published in: Applied economics letters Vol. 17; no. 17; pp. 1673 - 1679
ORCID: 0000-0002-6499-3334
Data of publication: 11/2/2010
ISSN: 1350-4851
1466-4291
EISSN: 1466-4291
Discipline: Economics
Series: Applied Economics Letters
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