Evaluating Policy and Planning Tools for Healthy Corner Stores.

Lazer, Leah S.

Abstract: This research explores the ways that urban healthy corner stores can improve food environments in low-income areas, counteracting the disparities in food access that contribute to rising U.S. rates of obesity and diet-related disease. Corner stores are often locally-owned businesses that are already equipped for food retail and are already frequented by neighborhood residents, making the... read more

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Undergraduate Honors Theses
Obesity--prevention and control.
Food supply--United States.
Nutrition policy--United States.
Community development--United States.
Tufts University. Center for Interdisciplinary Studies.
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