Peer Reviewed Articles

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Peer-Reviewed Articles by Date:

Jessica C. Jones-Smith, Melissa A. Knox, Norma B. Coe, Lina P. Walkinshaw, John Schoof, Deven Hamilton, Philip M. Hurvitz, James Krieger, Sweetened beverage taxes: Economic benefits and costs according to household income, Food Policy, Volume 110, 2022.

Vanessa M. Oddo, Melissa A. Knox, Lina Pinero Walkinshaw, Brian E. Saelens, Nadine Chan, Jessica C. Jones-Smith, Evaluation of Seattle’s Sweetened Beverage Tax on tax support and perceived economic and health impacts, Preventive Medicine Reports, Volume 27, 2022.

Lauren Sawyer, Vanessa M. Oddo, Amanda Fretts, Melissa A. Knox, Nadine Chan, Brian E. Saelens, and Jessica C. Jones-Smith. Impacts of the Seattle Sweetened Beverage Tax on the perceived healthfulness of sweetened beverages. Nutrients, Volume 14, 2022.

Melissa Knox. New Evidence on Sweetened Beverage Taxes Points the Way for Future Policy and Research,Invited Editorial for American Journal of Public Health, volume 111, pages 1907–1909, 2021.

Jessica C. Jones-Smith, Lina Pinero Walkinshaw, Vanessa M. Oddo, Melissa Knox, Marian L. Neuhouser, Philip M. Hurvitz, Brian E. Saelens, Nadine Chan, Impact of a sweetened beverage tax on beverage prices in Seattle, WA, Economics & Human Biology, Volume 39, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ehb.2020.100917

Melissa A. Knox, Vanessa M. Oddo, Lina Pinero Walkinshaw, Jessica Jones-Smith, Is the public sweet on sugary beverages? Social desirability bias and sweetened beverage taxes, Economics & Human Biology, Volume 38, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ehb.2020.100886

Oddo, V.M., Krieger, J., Knox, M. et al. Perceptions of the possible health and economic impacts of Seattle’s sugary beverage tax. BMC Public Health 19, 910 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-7133-2

Melissa Knox, Creating a preference for prevention: the role of universal health care in the demand for preventive care among Mexico’s vulnerable populations, Health Policy and Planning, Volume 33, Issue 7, September 2018, Pages 853–860. https://doi.org/10.1093/heapol/czy062

Campos-Vázquez, Raymundo M.; Knox, Melissa A. Social protection programs and employment: The case of Mexico’s Seguro Popular program, Economía Mexicana. Nueva Época, vol. XXII, núm. 2, 2013, pp. 403-448.