The price of food: improving assessments of community food prices and accounting for the time cost of food.

Llobrera, Joseph.

Abstract: Household food choices are subject to a budget constraint and a time constraint. To achieve an adequate diet that supports a healthy and active life, households must have sufficient income and time resources. Household purchasing power is directly influenced by the price of food at retailers while household time resources are impacted both by household characteristics and by the time cos... read more

Gerald J. & Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.
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