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The unequal distribution of body mass index
Sugar-sweetened beverages have emerged as one of the primary targets in the battle against obesity. Understanding the differential impacts of soda taxes for different obesity categories (e.g., moderate vs. morbidly obese) ...
Three essays on household portfolio choice
This dissertation considers household portfolio choice at the end of life-cycle. Three essays examine the importance of uncertainty about medical expenditure risk, cognitive aging, and subjective life horizon, and their ...
A statistical analysis of some aspects of well-being of South Korean elderly population
This thesis considers the determinants of well-being among the elderly population of South Korea. Two essays examine whether and to what extent institutional change or individual choice affects the subjective and objective ...