TITLE

Fat is a fiscal issue

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Public Finance;10/26/2007, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the role of the government in addressing the growing obesity problem in children in Great Britain. According to the author, if public finances will not be spent on preventing obesity, the government will eventually end up spending more treating the illnesses linked to obesity. She suggests that the government could take some ideas from other countries such as Finland.
ACCESSION #
27796798

 

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