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Microeconomic theory of the household and nutrition programs

Dov Chernichovsky

Microeconomic theory of the household and nutrition programs

whether a nutrition program works depends on whether, and how, individual households make use of it

by Dov Chernichovsky

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Published by International Bank for Reconstruction and Development in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Households -- Developing countries -- Econometric models.,
    • Food relief -- Developing countries -- Econometric models.,
    • Nutrition policy -- Econometric models -- Developing countries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDov Chernichovsky and Linda Zangwill.
      SeriesPolicy, planning, and research working papers ;, WPS 82., Population, health, and nutrition, Policy, planning, and research working papers ;, WPS 82., Policy, planning, and research working papers.
      ContributionsZangwill, Linda.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC59.7 .C3563 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination68 p. ;
      Number of Pages68
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2130048M
      LC Control Number88193273

      The evidence I have seen indicates that. Specifically, as the cost of an additional child rises, couples have fewer children. The person I heard discussing this pointed out that, in most societies, people who were wealthier had fewer children. And. A household consists of one or more people who live in the same dwelling and share meals. It may also consist of a single family or another group of people. A dwelling is considered [by whom?] to contain multiple households if meals or living spaces are not shared. The household is the basic unit of analysis in many social, microeconomic and government models, and is important to economics and.

      A structural view of the microeconomics of education as a logically consistent whole is proposed, and research done on the subject since around is described. It is argued that the microeconomic theory of education could become an instrument for determination of appropriate forms of behavior in the classroom. (SLD)Cited by: 4. Microeconomics: Theory and Applications provides a comprehensive and authentic text on the theory and applications of microeconomics. The book has been thoroughly revised with new chapters and sections added at appropriate places and meets the study requirements of regular students of microeconomics and of those preparing for competitive examinations.

      Microeconomic Theory: Concepts and Connections Michael E. Wetzstein This book introduces the main concepts of microeconomics to upper division undergraduate students or first year graduate students who have undergone at least one elementary calculus course. PART I INTRODUCTION 1 CHAPTER I ECONOMIC MODELS 3 Theoretical Models 3 Verification of Economic Models 4 General Features of Economic Models 6 Development of the Economic Theory of Value 8 Modem Developments Included in This Book 19 Summary 21 CHAPTER 2 THE MATHEMATICS OF OPTIMIZATION 23 Maximization of a Function of One Variable 23 Functions of .


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Microeconomic theory of the household and nutrition programs Article (PDF Available) in Food and nutrition bulletin 12(1) October with Reads How we measure 'reads'. the microeconomic approach to household nutrition. The fourth employs thuis approach to anticipate the short-term consequences and nutritional risk of economic development.

The last section outlines the relevance of microeconomic theory for the efficient design of nutrition policy and programs.

Downloadable. Lack of food is no longer the major cause of malnutrition. Many households and individuals remain malnourished when income and supplies of food are adequate. Nutrition policy and programs must be based on a sound knowledge of household behaviour patterns.

The microeconomic theory of the household focuses on the household's decisionmaking about scarce food resources.

Abstract. This chapter presents the microeconomic aspects of nutrition in the context of demand for food and nutrients. It also extends microeconomic principles in the context of intra-household allocation of nutrients among family members, and further considers optimal nutrition as an outcome of a production process involving inputs such as food intake, health status, care, and water and.

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