Indiana University SPEA Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy University of Pennsylvania AIR American University

Panel: Personal and Policy Level Determinants of Food Consumption
(Health Policy)

Thursday, November 12, 2015: 3:30 PM-5:00 PM
Tuttle South (Hyatt Regency Miami)

*Names in bold indicate Presenter

Panel Chairs:  Rebecca Myerson, University of Chicago
Discussants:  Erika G. Martin, University at Albany and Janna E. Johnson, University of Minnesota

Vitamin Panacea: Is Advertising Fueling Demand for Products with Little Scientific Benefit?
Matthew D. Eisenberg, Johns Hopkins University, Rosemary Avery, Cornell University and Jonathan Cantor, New York University

The Mediating Effects of SNAP on Health Outcomes for Low-Income Households
Colleen Heflin, Peter Mueser and Leslie Hodges, University of Missouri

Peer Effects of Obesity in Children and Implications for School Wellness Policies
Kiersten Strombotne, Yale University and Jason Fletcher, University of Wisconsin

Peer Counseling, Breastfeeding and Voucher Redemption among WIC Participants: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment
Onur Altindag, The Graduate Center, City University of New York, Ted Joyce, Baruch College - CUNY and Julie A. Reeder, Oregon WIC Program

Personal and Policy Level Determinants of Food Consumption
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