Published on September 23, 2010Also available in: French
|Introduction: Obesity and the Economics of Prevention
|Promoting Health and Fighting Chronic Diseases: What Impact on the Economy?
|Obesity: Past and Projected Future Trends
|The Social Dimensions of Obesity
|The Size and Risks of the International Epidemic of Child Obesity
|How Does Obesity Spread?
|Are Health Behaviors Driven by Information?
|Tackling Obesity: The Roles of Governments and Markets
|Community Interventions for the Prevention of Obesity
|The Impact of Interventions
|Perspectives on the Regulation of Food Advertising to Children
|Information, Incentives and Choice: A Viable Approach to Preventing Obesity
|The Case for Self-Regulation in Food Advertising
|Annex A. Supplementary Figures and Tables
|Annex B. Author's and Contributors' Biographies