Joan Gil

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Affiliation: Universitat de Barcelona
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The determinants of misreporting weight and height: The role of social norms
    Joan Gil
    Dep of Economic Theory and CAEPS, University of Barcelona, Ave Diagonal 690, 08034 Barcelona, Spain
    Econ Hum Biol 9:78-91. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint The determinants of misreporting weight and height: The role of social norms
    Joan Gil
    Dep of Economic Theory and CAEPS, University of Barcelona, Ave Diagonal 690, 08034 Barcelona, Spain
    Econ Hum Biol 9:78-91. 2011
    ..After correcting for self-reporting errors, both the BMI and the prevalence of obesity were found to be significantly underestimated, with instances of misreporting being more prevalent among women...