- Maternal employment and overweight childrenPatricia M Anderson
Department of Economics, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755 3514, USA
J Health Econ 22:477-504. 2003..Analyses by subgroups show that it is higher socioeconomic status mothers whose work intensity is particularly deleterious for their children's overweight status...
- Parental employment, family routines and childhood obesityPatricia M Anderson
Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, United States
Econ Hum Biol 10:340-51. 2012..Thus, the commonly estimated deleterious effect of maternal employment on children's obesity cannot be explained by family routines, leaving the exact mechanisms an open question for further exploration...
- Childhood obesity: trends and potential causesPatricia M Anderson
Dartmouth College, USA
Future Child 16:19-45. 2006..The challenge in formulating policies to address children's obesity is to learn how best to change the environment that affects children's energy balance...