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The Impact of Minimum Wage Rates on Body Weight in the United States

David O. Meltzer, Zhuo Chen

Chapter in NBER book Economic Aspects of Obesity (2011), Michael Grossman and Naci H. Mocan, editors (p. 17 - 34)
Conference held November 10-11, 2008
Published in April 2011 by University of Chicago Press
© 2011 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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This chapter first appeared as NBER working paper w15485, The Impact of Minimum Wage Rates on Body Weight in the United States, David O. Meltzer, Zhuo Chen
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