Russell Sage Foundation, Penn State Social Science Research Institute, Penn State Population Research Institute
A new study finds that despite increased income due to MarcellusShale, childhood obesity in rural PA remain unchanged.
youth, obesity, childhood obesity, income, rural health, food access
Family, Life Course, and Society | Public Health | Rural Sociology
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The author also thanks Shannon Monnat and Megan Ray for edits on prior versions of this brief.
Martin, Molly A., "Marcellus Shale Natural Gas Development Increased Income for Rural Pennsylvania Families, but Youth Obesity Rates Remained High" (2021). Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion: Population Health Research Brief Series. 118.
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