Cigarette Smoking and Food Insecurity among Low-Income Families in the United States, 2001
Brian S. Armour, M. Melinda Pitts, and Chung-won Lee
Working Paper 2007-19
JEL classification: I18, I38
Key words: food security, smoking, poverty
The authors thank Ralph Caraballo, Trevor Woollery, Ann Malarcher, Corinne Husten, Terry Pechacek, and two anonymous reviewers for helpful comments. The views expressed here are the authors' and not necessarily those of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, or the Federal Reserve System. Any remaining errors are the authors' responsibility.
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