Cost-benefit analysis conducted for nutrition education in California

Amy Block Joy, Vijay Pradhan, George Goldman
2006 California Agriculture  
The impact of nutrition education on health care spending has not been extensively studied; the authors utilize a new cost-benefit analysis methodology, developed by Virginia researchers, to quantify nutrition education impacts in California. Top, a mother receives health counseling at a WIC clinic in Virginia. Above, California EFNEP participants learn healthy cooking choices.
doi:10.3733/ca.v060n04p185 fatcat:r3f4bph4jfefhidfy4h6so5z2y