Can Food Stamps Do More to Improve Food Choices? An Economic Perspective-How Do Low-Income Households Respond to Food Prices

This brief examines how consumers respond to food prices and how consumers’ response to price influences their purchases of particular foods, using examples drawn from previous ERS research. Implications of the findings for the use of price interventions to improve food choices are considered.


Issue Date:
2007-09
Publication Type:
Report
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/59432
Total Pages:
4
Series Statement:
Economic Information Bulletin
Number 29-5




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