Jef L Leroy

Summary

Affiliation: International Food Policy Research Institute

Publications

  1. doi Measuring the Food Access Dimension of Food Security: A Critical Review and Mapping of Indicators
    Jef L Leroy
    International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 36:167-95. 2015
  2. doi Linear growth deficit continues to accumulate beyond the first 1000 days in low- and middle-income countries: global evidence from 51 national surveys
    Jef L Leroy
    Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC
    J Nutr 144:1460-6. 2014
  3. doi Cash and in-kind transfers lead to excess weight gain in a population of women with a high prevalence of overweight in rural Mexico
    Jef L Leroy
    Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    J Nutr 143:378-83. 2013
  4. doi Cash and in-kind transfers in poor rural communities in Mexico increase household fruit, vegetable, and micronutrient consumption but also lead to excess energy consumption
    Jef L Leroy
    Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    J Nutr 140:612-7. 2010
  5. doi Maternal education mitigates the negative effects of higher income on the double burden of child stunting and maternal overweight in rural Mexico
    Jef L Leroy
    Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC
    J Nutr 144:765-70. 2014

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi Measuring the Food Access Dimension of Food Security: A Critical Review and Mapping of Indicators
    Jef L Leroy
    International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 36:167-95. 2015
    ..With food security now a top priority for many governments and for the global development community, there is heightened awareness of the need to improve our understanding and measurement of food security...
  2. doi Linear growth deficit continues to accumulate beyond the first 1000 days in low- and middle-income countries: global evidence from 51 national surveys
    Jef L Leroy
    Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC
    J Nutr 144:1460-6. 2014
    ....
  3. doi Cash and in-kind transfers lead to excess weight gain in a population of women with a high prevalence of overweight in rural Mexico
    Jef L Leroy
    Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    J Nutr 143:378-83. 2013
    ....
  4. doi Cash and in-kind transfers in poor rural communities in Mexico increase household fruit, vegetable, and micronutrient consumption but also lead to excess energy consumption
    Jef L Leroy
    Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    J Nutr 140:612-7. 2010
    ..Cash and in-kind transfers in populations that are not energy-deficient should be carefully redesigned to ensure that pulling poor families out of poverty leads to improved micronutrient intake but not to increased energy consumption...
  5. doi Maternal education mitigates the negative effects of higher income on the double burden of child stunting and maternal overweight in rural Mexico
    Jef L Leroy
    Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC
    J Nutr 144:765-70. 2014
    ..Where maternal schooling is low, poverty reduction must be accompanied by effective behavior change communication to prevent child stunting and to protect women from unhealthy weight gain. ..