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The Afternoon Adda - Portliness Amidst Poverty: Evidence from India

02 Aug 2016

Much of the health economics literature in India has focused on the pervasive problem of malnutrition and infectious diseases. However, a topic that has garnered considerably less attention is the rising phenomenon of obesity.

The Australia India Institute podcast is recorded at the University of Melbourne in association with La Trobe University, University of New South Wales and the Australia India Institute @ Delhi. 

Host: Souresh Roy
Guest: Professor Pushkar Maitra
Producer: Kog Ravindran
Audio Engineer: Gavin Nebauer


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