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Additional Authors:

  • Lawrence Katz
  • Ronald Kessler

Excerpt

Neighborhoods, Obesity and Diabetes - A Randomized Social Experiment. Lawrence Katz, Ronald Kessler, October 20, 2011, Paper. "Using data from a large social experiment (Moving to Opportunity), which offered low-income women the chance to move from high-poverty to lower-poverty neighborhoods, this study estimates the association of the randomized intervention with obesity and diabetes." Link