Does Poverty Make People Obese, or Does Obesity Make People Poor?

ReutersA new article by John Cawley in NBER Reporter, “The Economics of Obesity,” poses an interesting question right at the top. Why study obesity like an economic problem, anyway?
There are two broad answers.

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

And who’s brave enough to answer this question?

See on www.theatlantic.com

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