Ross A Hammond

Summary

Affiliation: Brookings Institution
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Social influence and obesity
    Ross A Hammond
    The Brookings Institution, Washington, District of Columbia 20036, USA
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 17:467-71. 2010
  2. pmc The economic impact of obesity in the United States
    Ross A Hammond
    Economic Studies Program, Brookings Institution, Washington DC, USA
    Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes 3:285-95. 2010
  3. pmc A model of food reward learning with dynamic reward exposure
    Ross A Hammond
    Center on Social Dynamics and Policy, The Brookings Institution Washington, DC, USA
    Front Comput Neurosci 6:82. 2012
  4. pmc A systems science perspective and transdisciplinary models for food and nutrition security
    Ross A Hammond
    Center on Social Dynamics and Policy, The Brookings Institution, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:12356-63. 2012
  5. pmc Complex systems modeling for obesity research
    Ross A Hammond
    Center on Social and Economic Dynamics, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A97. 2009
  6. pmc Coupled contagion dynamics of fear and disease: mathematical and computational explorations
    Joshua M Epstein
    Center on Social and Economic Dynamics, The Brookings Institution, Washington DC, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e3955. 2008

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Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Social influence and obesity
    Ross A Hammond
    The Brookings Institution, Washington, District of Columbia 20036, USA
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 17:467-71. 2010
    ..To review a selection of research published in the last 12 months on the role of social influence in the obesity epidemic...
  2. pmc The economic impact of obesity in the United States
    Ross A Hammond
    Economic Studies Program, Brookings Institution, Washington DC, USA
    Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes 3:285-95. 2010
    ..The magnitude of potential economic impact underscores the importance of the obesity epidemic as a focus for policy and a topic for future research...
  3. pmc A model of food reward learning with dynamic reward exposure
    Ross A Hammond
    Center on Social Dynamics and Policy, The Brookings Institution Washington, DC, USA
    Front Comput Neurosci 6:82. 2012
    ..We discuss potential implications of our results for the study and prevention of obesity, for the reward learning field, and for future experimental and computational work...
  4. pmc A systems science perspective and transdisciplinary models for food and nutrition security
    Ross A Hammond
    Center on Social Dynamics and Policy, The Brookings Institution, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:12356-63. 2012
    ..We present a framework for such an approach, examine key underlying systems, and identify transdisciplinary modeling tools that may prove especially useful...
  5. pmc Complex systems modeling for obesity research
    Ross A Hammond
    Center on Social and Economic Dynamics, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A97. 2009
    ..The article gives an overview of modeling techniques especially well suited to study the rich and complex dynamics of obesity and to inform policy design...
  6. pmc Coupled contagion dynamics of fear and disease: mathematical and computational explorations
    Joshua M Epstein
    Center on Social and Economic Dynamics, The Brookings Institution, Washington DC, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e3955. 2008
    ..They do not endogenously engage, for example, in social distancing based on fear. Yet, adaptive behavior is well-documented in true epidemics. We explore the effect of including such behavior in models of epidemic dynamics...