Lisa M Powell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trends in exposure to television food advertisements among children and adolescents in the United States
    Lisa M Powell
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Ave, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:794-802. 2010
  2. pmc Fast food consumption and food prices: evidence from panel data on 5th and 8th grade children
    Tamkeen Khan
    Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, 601 South Morgan Street, UH725 M C144, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    J Obes 2012:857697. 2012
  3. pmc Weight misperceptions and racial and ethnic disparities in adolescent female body mass index
    Ramona C Krauss
    Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    J Obes 2012:205393. 2012
  4. pmc Multivariable analysis of the association between fathers' and youths' physical activity in the United States
    Zeynep Isgor
    Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health and Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:1075. 2013
  5. pmc Food marketing expenditures aimed at youth: putting the numbers in context
    Lisa M Powell
    Health Policy and Administration Powell, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 45:453-61. 2013
  6. pmc Classification bias in commercial business lists for retail food stores in the U.S
    Euna Han
    College of Pharmacy, Gachon University, Yeonsu gu, Incheon, Korea
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:46. 2012
  7. pmc Beverage consumption and individual-level associations in South Korea
    Euna Han
    Department of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy and Gachon Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Gachon University, Hambakmeoro 19, Yeonsu gu, Incheon 406 799, South Korea
    BMC Public Health 13:195. 2013
  8. pmc Assessing the potential effectiveness of food and beverage taxes and subsidies for improving public health: a systematic review of prices, demand and body weight outcomes
    L M Powell
    Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Obes Rev 14:110-28. 2013
  9. pmc Fast-food and full-service restaurant consumption among children and adolescents: effect on energy, beverage, and nutrient intake
    Lisa M Powell
    Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health and Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:14-20. 2013
  10. pmc Energy intake from restaurants: demographics and socioeconomics, 2003-2008
    Lisa M Powell
    Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:498-504. 2012

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Publications49

  1. ncbi request reprint Trends in exposure to television food advertisements among children and adolescents in the United States
    Lisa M Powell
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Ave, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:794-802. 2010
    ..To examine the trends in food advertising seen by American children and adolescents...
  2. pmc Fast food consumption and food prices: evidence from panel data on 5th and 8th grade children
    Tamkeen Khan
    Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, 601 South Morgan Street, UH725 M C144, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    J Obes 2012:857697. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Weight misperceptions and racial and ethnic disparities in adolescent female body mass index
    Ramona C Krauss
    Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    J Obes 2012:205393. 2012
    ..Education regarding identification and interpretation of weight status may play an important role to help reduce the incidence and racial disparity of female adolescent obesity...
  4. pmc Multivariable analysis of the association between fathers' and youths' physical activity in the United States
    Zeynep Isgor
    Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health and Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:1075. 2013
    ..S. do not meet the recommended levels of daily physical activity. Parental influences such as parents' physical activity participation may play an important role in affecting youths' physical activity...
  5. pmc Food marketing expenditures aimed at youth: putting the numbers in context
    Lisa M Powell
    Health Policy and Administration Powell, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 45:453-61. 2013
    ..Continued monitoring of and improvements to food marketing to youth are needed. ..
  6. pmc Classification bias in commercial business lists for retail food stores in the U.S
    Euna Han
    College of Pharmacy, Gachon University, Yeonsu gu, Incheon, Korea
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:46. 2012
    ..We evaluated the classification bias of food stores in Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) and InfoUSA commercial business lists...
  7. pmc Beverage consumption and individual-level associations in South Korea
    Euna Han
    Department of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy and Gachon Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Gachon University, Hambakmeoro 19, Yeonsu gu, Incheon 406 799, South Korea
    BMC Public Health 13:195. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Assessing the potential effectiveness of food and beverage taxes and subsidies for improving public health: a systematic review of prices, demand and body weight outcomes
    L M Powell
    Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Obes Rev 14:110-28. 2013
    ..Pricing instruments should continue to be considered and evaluated as potential policy instruments to address public health risks...
  9. pmc Fast-food and full-service restaurant consumption among children and adolescents: effect on energy, beverage, and nutrient intake
    Lisa M Powell
    Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health and Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:14-20. 2013
    ..To examine the effect of fast-food and full-service restaurant consumption on total energy intake, dietary indicators, and beverage consumption...
  10. pmc Energy intake from restaurants: demographics and socioeconomics, 2003-2008
    Lisa M Powell
    Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:498-504. 2012
    ..Eating food away from home and restaurant consumption have increased over the past few decades...
  11. pmc Ethnic disparities in adolescent body mass index in the United States: the role of parental socioeconomic status and economic contextual factors
    Lisa M Powell
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:469-76. 2012
    ..A significantly large portion of the ethnic BMI gap, however, remained unexplained between black and white female adolescents...
  12. pmc Economic instruments for obesity prevention: results of a scoping review and modified Delphi survey
    Guy E J Faulkner
    Faculty of Physical Education and Health, University of Toronto, 55 Harbord Street, Toronto, ON M5S2W6, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:109. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to synthesize existing evidence regarding the impact of economic policies targeting obesity and its causal behaviours (diet, physical activity), and to make specific recommendations for the Canadian context...
  13. doi request reprint Field validation of secondary commercial data sources on the retail food outlet environment in the U.S
    Lisa M Powell
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Road, M C 275, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Health Place 17:1122-31. 2011
    ..The study also found that agreement levels for some outlet types differed by tract characteristics. Commercial databases must be used with caution as substitutes for on the ground data collection...
  14. doi request reprint The costs of food at home and away from home and consumption patterns among U.S. adolescents
    Lisa M Powell
    Department of Economics and Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:20-6. 2011
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Economic contextual factors, food consumption, and obesity among U.S. adolescents
    Lisa M Powell
    Department of Economics, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Nutr 140:1175-80. 2010
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Fast food costs and adolescent body mass index: evidence from panel data
    Lisa M Powell
    Department of Economics and Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Health Econ 28:963-70. 2009
    ..There is evidence that the weight of teens in low- to middle-socioeconomic status families is most sensitive to fast food prices...
  17. ncbi request reprint Associations between state-level soda taxes and adolescent body mass index
    Lisa M Powell
    Department of Economics and Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    J Adolesc Health 45:S57-63. 2009
    ..Soft drink consumption has been linked with higher energy intake, obesity, and poorer health. Fiscal pricing policies such as soda taxes may lower soda consumption and, in turn, reduce weight among U.S. adolescents...
  18. pmc Trends in the nutritional content of television food advertisements seen by children in the United States: analyses by age, food categories, and companies
    Lisa M Powell
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Ave, Room 558, M C 275, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:1078-86. 2011
    ..To examine trends in children's exposure to food-related advertising on television by age, product category, and company...
  19. ncbi request reprint The availability of fast-food and full-service restaurants in the United States: associations with neighborhood characteristics
    Lisa M Powell
    Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60305, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S240-5. 2007
    ..Parallel to the rising obesity epidemic, food consumption patterns and household expenditures show a marked upward trend in total energy intake derived from away-from-home sources...
  20. ncbi request reprint Exposure to food advertising on television among US children
    Lisa M Powell
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Ave, Room 558, Mail Code 275, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:553-60. 2007
    ..To examine exposure to food advertising on television (TV) among children aged 2 through 11 years...
  21. ncbi request reprint Adolescent exposure to food advertising on television
    Lisa M Powell
    Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60305, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S251-6. 2007
    ..Television viewing is hypothesized to contribute to obesity among children and adolescents through several mechanisms that include the displacement of physical activity, snacking while watching TV, and the influence of food advertising...
  22. ncbi request reprint Food store availability and neighborhood characteristics in the United States
    Lisa M Powell
    Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Prev Med 44:189-95. 2007
    ..This study provides a multivariate analysis of the availability of food store outlets in the US and associations with neighborhood characteristics on race, ethnicity and socioeconomic status (SES)...
  23. pmc Availability of physical activity-related facilities and neighborhood demographic and socioeconomic characteristics: a national study
    Lisa M Powell
    Department of Economics and the Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois, Chicago 60608, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1676-80. 2006
    ..We examined associations between neighborhood demographic characteristics and the availability of commercial physical activity-related outlets by zip code across the United States...
  24. ncbi request reprint The availability of local-area commercial physical activity-related facilities and physical activity among adolescents
    Lisa M Powell
    Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S292-300. 2007
    ..A significant number of American youth do not participate in sufficient levels of physical activity...
  25. ncbi request reprint Associations between access to food stores and adolescent body mass index
    Lisa M Powell
    Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60305, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S301-7. 2007
    ..Environmental factors such as the availability of local-area food stores may be important contributors to the increasing rate of obesity among U.S. adolescents...
  26. ncbi request reprint Nutritional content of television food advertisements seen by children and adolescents in the United States
    Lisa M Powell
    University of Illinois, Institute for Health Research and Policy, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, Room 558, MC 275, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Pediatrics 120:576-83. 2007
    ..In light of the high rates of child and adolescent obesity, we examined the nutritional content of food advertising seen by American children and adolescents...
  27. ncbi request reprint The importance of peer effects, cigarette prices and tobacco control policies for youth smoking behavior
    Lisa M Powell
    University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Road, Room 558, M C 275, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Health Econ 24:950-68. 2005
    ..5 percentage points. The results suggest that there is a potential for social multiplier effects with respect to any exogenous change in cigarette taxes or tobacco control policies...
  28. doi request reprint Food prices, access to food outlets and child weight
    Lisa M Powell
    Department of Economics and Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, Rm 558, MC 275, Chicago, IL 60608, United States
    Econ Hum Biol 7:64-72. 2009
    ..The estimated fruit and vegetable and fast food price elasticities were 0.14 and -0.26, respectively, among low-income children and 0.09 and -0.13, respectively, among children with less educated mothers...
  29. pmc Food prices and obesity: evidence and policy implications for taxes and subsidies
    Lisa M Powell
    Institute for Health Research and Policy and Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 West Roosevelt, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Milbank Q 87:229-57. 2009
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable availability and selection: federal food package revisions, 2009
    Shannon N Zenk
    Department of Health Systems Science, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:423-8. 2012
    ..S. Department of Agriculture's Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) food packages in 2009 had the potential to expand neighborhood FV availability...
  31. doi request reprint Development and reliability testing of a food store observation form
    Leah Rimkus
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL Electronic address
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:540-8. 2013
    ..To develop a reliable food store observational data collection instrument to be used for measuring product availability, pricing, and promotion...
  32. ncbi request reprint Access to fast food and food prices: relationship with fruit and vegetable consumption and overweight among adolescents
    Lisa M Powell
    Department of Economics, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 17:23-48. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Association between state physical education (PE) requirements and PE participation, physical activity, and body mass index change
    Daniel R Taber
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60608, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:629-33. 2013
    ....
  34. pmc Weight status among adolescents in States that govern competitive food nutrition content
    Daniel R Taber
    Health Policy Center, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Pediatrics 130:437-44. 2012
    ..To determine if state laws regulating nutrition content of foods and beverages sold outside of federal school meal programs ("competitive foods") are associated with lower adolescent weight gain...
  35. pmc Price, availability, and youth obesity: evidence from Bridging the Gap
    Frank J Chaloupka
    Department of Economics and Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 West Roosevelt Blvd, Room 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A93. 2009
    ..They also have found that healthier environments are associated with more fruit and vegetable consumption, more physical activity, lower body mass index, and reduced likelihood of obesity among youth...
  36. ncbi request reprint Food prices and fruit and vegetable consumption among young American adults
    Lisa M Powell
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Health Place 15:1064-70. 2009
    ..Fiscal policy instruments such as FV subsidies may help to increase FV intake, particularly among young adults of lower socioeconomic status...
  37. ncbi request reprint Missed opportunities: local health departments as providers of obesity prevention programs for adolescents
    Sandy J Slater
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Institute for Health Research and Policy, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S246-50. 2007
    ..This study examined the availability of local health department programs related to youth healthy eating, obesity control, and physical activity...
  38. pmc Public health obesity-related TV advertising: lessons learned from tobacco
    Sherry L Emery
    Health Policy Center, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S257-63. 2007
    ....
  39. pmc A typology of beverage taxation: multiple approaches for obesity prevention and obesity prevention-related revenue generation
    Jamie F Chriqui
    Health Policy Center, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Public Health Policy 34:403-23. 2013
    ..We offer examples of existing beverage taxes in the United States and internationally. The information will be useful to policymakers at all levels of government, as they continue to consider beverage taxation policies. ..
  40. ncbi request reprint Availability of commercial physical activity facilities and physical activity outside of school among high school students
    Zeynep Isgor
    Dept of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    J Phys Act Health 8:707-15. 2011
    ..Environmental factors may play an important role in the determination of physical activity behaviors...
  41. pmc Banning all sugar-sweetened beverages in middle schools: reduction of in-school access and purchasing but not overall consumption
    Daniel R Taber
    Health Policy Center, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:256-62. 2012
    ..To determine whether state policies that regulate beverages in schools are associated with reduced in-school access and purchase of sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) and reduced consumption of SSBs (in and out of school) among adolescents...
  42. doi request reprint Participation in the national school lunch program: importance of school-level and neighborhood contextual factors
    Donka M Mirtcheva
    Department of Economics, School of Business, The College of New Jersey, Business Building, 114, P O Box 7718, 2000 Pennington Rd, Ewing, NJ 08628, USA
    J Sch Health 79:485-94. 2009
    ..S. Department of Agriculture National School Lunch Program (NSLP)...
  43. pmc The association between community physical activity settings and youth physical activity, obesity, and body mass index
    Sandy J Slater
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Adolesc Health 47:496-503. 2010
    ....
  44. pmc Employment impact of sugar-sweetened beverage taxes
    Lisa M Powell
    Lisa M Powell, Roy Wada, and Frank J Chaloupka are with the Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois, Chicago Lisa M Powell is also with the Division of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of Illinois, Chicago Joseph J Persky and Frank J Chaloupka are with the Department of Economics, University of Illinois, Chicago
    Am J Public Health 104:672-7. 2014
    ..We assessed the impact of sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) taxes on net employment...
  45. ncbi request reprint US secondary schools and food outlets
    Shannon N Zenk
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Health Place 14:336-46. 2008
    ..Furthermore, urban neighborhoods with a high school versus no secondary school have more food outlets. Curbing the obesity epidemic among adolescents requires addressing the food environment surrounding schools...
  46. pmc Nutritional content of food and beverage products in television advertisements seen on children's programming
    Lisa M Powell
    1 Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Child Obes 9:524-31. 2013
    ..Given the high rates of childhood obesity, assessing the nutritional content of food and beverage products in television (TV) advertisements to which children are exposed is important...
  47. ncbi request reprint The association of fast food, fruit and vegetable prices with dietary intakes among US adults: is there modification by family income?
    May A Beydoun
    Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States
    Soc Sci Med 66:2218-29. 2008
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Community and school drug prevention strategy prevalence: differential effects by setting and substance
    Curtis J VanderWaal
    Institute for Prevention of Addictions, Andrews University, Berrien Springs, Michigan 49104 0211, USA
    J Prim Prev 26:299-320. 2005
    ..This is a strategy that works, but the effects are likely to vary by setting, level of supervision, substance, and program implementation...
  49. ncbi request reprint Community-based youth tobacco control interventions: cost effectiveness of the Full Court Press project
    Hana Ross
    International Tobacco Surveillance, Epidemiology and Surveillance Research, American Cancer Society National Home Office, Atlanta, Georgia 30329 4251, USA
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 5:167-76. 2006
    ..We evaluated the impact of a community-based tobacco control project that was implemented in the city of Tucson, Arizona, USA, between 1996 and 2001...

Research Grants3

  1. Economic Contextual Influences on Population Diet and Obesity
    Lisa Powell; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  2. Television Advertising and Children's Diet Activity and Obesity Prevalence
    Lisa Powell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  3. Economic Contextual Influences on Population Diet and Obesity
    Lisa Powell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..