EXAMINING FOOD CONSUMPTION IN JAPAN UNDER LIFE-CYCLE HYPOTHESIS: IMPLICATION FROM CROSS-SECTIONAL DATA

This study estimates a cross-sectional model through a theoretically consistent Almost Ideal Demand System (AIDS) to examine the economic and demographic determinants of food consumption patterns in Japan over life-cycle periods. Results show key factors that explain such behavior, including family size, number of children, lifestyle and health concern.


Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/20070
Total Pages:
29
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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