Childhood overweight in the United States: A quantile regression approach

The prevalence of overweight children in the United States has increased dramatically over the past two decades, and is creating well-known public health problems. Moreover, there is also evidence that children who are not overweight are becoming heavier. We use quantile regression models along with...

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Volume: 7
Main Author: Stifel, David C
Averett, Susan L
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 2009
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Elsevier
published in: Economics and human biology Vol. 7; no. 3; pp. 387 - 397
ORCID: 0000-0002-6499-3334
Data of publication: 2009
ISSN: 1570-677X
1873-6130
EISSN: 1873-6130
Discipline: Anatomy & Physiology
Economics
Series: Economics & Human Biology
Subjects:
I18
C13
J1
I12
BMI
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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