An Economic Analysis of Obesity in Europe: Health, Medical Care and Absenteeism Costs

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Anna Sanz de Galdeano;
(2007)

Obesity is not only a health but also an economic phenomenon with potentially important direct and indirect economic costs that are unlikely to be fully internalized by the obese. In the US, obesity prevalence is the highest among OECD countries and the issue has long b... View more
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