Inas Rashad

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Affiliation: Georgia State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Height, health, and income in the US, 1984--2005
    Inas Rashad
    Georgia State University and NBER, Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, P O Box 3992, Atlanta, GA 30302 3992, USA
    Econ Hum Biol 6:108-26. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Associations of cycling with urban sprawl and the gasoline price
    Inas Rashad
    Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University, PO Box 3992, Atlanta, GA 30302 3992, USA
    Am J Health Promot 24:27-36. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Employer-provided health insurance and the incidence of job lock: a literature review and empirical test
    Inas Rashad
    Georgia State University and NBER, Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Atlanta, GA 30302 3992, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 8:583-91. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Obesity and time preference: the health consequences of discounting the future
    Lei Zhang
    Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 40:97-113. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Trends in U.S. food prices, 1950-2007
    Thomas Christian
    Georgia State University, Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, P O Box 3992, Atlanta, GA 30302 3992, United States
    Econ Hum Biol 7:113-20. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity and diabetes: the roles that prices and policies play
    Inas Rashad
    Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 17:113-28. 2007

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Height, health, and income in the US, 1984--2005
    Inas Rashad
    Georgia State University and NBER, Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, P O Box 3992, Atlanta, GA 30302 3992, USA
    Econ Hum Biol 6:108-26. 2008
    ..For females, results indicate that being 10cm taller is associated with an 8-18% reduction in cholesterol, a 14% reduction in diabetes for white females, and an $891-2243 earnings premium...
  2. doi request reprint Associations of cycling with urban sprawl and the gasoline price
    Inas Rashad
    Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University, PO Box 3992, Atlanta, GA 30302 3992, USA
    Am J Health Promot 24:27-36. 2009
    ..Determine the relationships between cycling and urban sprawl and between cycling and the gasoline price...
  3. ncbi request reprint Employer-provided health insurance and the incidence of job lock: a literature review and empirical test
    Inas Rashad
    Georgia State University and NBER, Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Atlanta, GA 30302 3992, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 8:583-91. 2008
    ..Further research in this area should determine whether legislation beyond the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act laws is needed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Obesity and time preference: the health consequences of discounting the future
    Lei Zhang
    Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 40:97-113. 2008
    ..Measures addressing self-control issues may be more effective in reducing the rising obesity rates across the world...
  5. doi request reprint Trends in U.S. food prices, 1950-2007
    Thomas Christian
    Georgia State University, Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, P O Box 3992, Atlanta, GA 30302 3992, United States
    Econ Hum Biol 7:113-20. 2009
    ..It is doubtful that the decline in food prices has been sufficiently large to account for the large increase in caloric intake that is said to have contributed to the obesity epidemic in the U.S...
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity and diabetes: the roles that prices and policies play
    Inas Rashad
    Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 17:113-28. 2007
    ..The possible links and implications suggest that future research in the area is urgently needed...