Nutrition

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    The Effects of Nutrition and Health on Fertility: Hypotheses, Evidence, and Interventions.

    Studies of less-developed countries have shown that higher levels of health and nutrition are accompanied by lower fertility. It is clear that behavioral factors rather than biological factors determine this outcome. The authors develop a model tha...

    Dec 31, 1975

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    A Documentary on Weight, Diet, and Exercise

    A compilation of scientific data on the relationship of weight, diet, exercise, and longevity. It gives a table of desirable weights, caloric charts, and a set of simple exercises.

    Dec 31, 1965

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    Nutrition in the postattack environment

    An investigation of the problem of providing an adequate diet for the population surviving a nuclear attack on the United States. American dietary habits and the extent that they contribute to the inefficient use of land in the United States are exam...

    Dec 31, 1965

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    Market Mechanisms and Maximization

    A study of the relationship between the computational methods of "linear programming" and the logic of market mechanisms.

    Dec 31, 1948

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    Jonathan Cantor

    Associate Policy Researcher
    Education Ph.D. in public administration, New York University; M.S. in policy analysis, Cornell University; B.S. in policy analysis, Cornell University

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    Tamara Dubowitz

    Senior Policy Researcher; Faculty, Pardee RAND Graduate School
    Education Sc.D. in public health nutrition/social epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health; S.M. in maternal and child health, Harvard School of Public Health; M.Sc. in anthropology, University of Pennsylvania

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    Rosa-Elena Garcia

    Associate Survey Director
    Education M.P.H. in community health sciences, University of California, Los Angeles

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    Courtney Hood

    Analyst
    Education M.A. in international relations and geography, University of Toronto; B.A. in geography, with a minor in environmental studies, University of Victoria

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    Sydne Newberry

    Research Communications Analyst; Medical Editor for the Southern California Evidence-Based Practice Center
    Education Ph.D. in nutritional biochemistry and metabolism, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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    Sameer M. Siddiqi

    Associate Policy Researcher
    Education Ph.D. in health policy and management, Johns Hopkins University; B.S. in biology, University of Houston

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    Roland Sturm

    Senior Economist; Professor, Pardee RAND Graduate School
    Education Ph.D. in economics, Stanford University; M.S in statistics, Stanford University; M.A. in economics, University of Florida

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