Course: Obesity Economics

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Lecture Materials

» Lecture 0: Course Introduction

Part A (150 KB)

» Lecture 1: Obesity Economics

Part A (147 KB) | Part B (155 KB)| Part C (151 KB)

» Lecture 2: Basic Facts of Obesity as Presented by Finkelstein

Part A (251 KB) | Part B (152 KB)

» Lecture 3: Consumers, Incentives, and Weight

Part A (161 KB)

» Lecture 4: Limitations of Consumer Sovereignty

Part A (365 KB)

» Lecture 5: Role of Government and Potential Policies

Part A (165 KB) | Part B (154 KB) | Part C (155 KB)

» Lecture 6: Who Benefits from Obesity?

Part A (150 KB) | Part B (534 KB) | Part C (835 KB)