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School Nutrition Standards Policy Implementation: Economic Impact and the Role of Key Stakeholders

North Carolina passed legislation to implement recommended nutrition standards in schools. A pilot study conducted in 2004-05 in seven school districts (123 elementary schools varying by size, region, and demographics) resulted in substantial revenue loss and resistance from administrators, teachers, parents, and students. We propose an in-depth analysis of the financial impact and implementation barriers More

Date: June 2006

Resource Type: Grant Summary

Focus Areas: Pricing & Economics School & After School