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Evaluating the Impact of Opening a Full-Service Grocery Store in a Low-Income, Underserved Neighborhood

This study will utilize a “natural experiment” study design, examining the influence of the opening of a new full-service grocery store in a low-income, multi-ethnic neighborhood in San Francisco. The specific aims of the study include: (a) assessing the impact of the opening of this grocery store on healthy food and beverage availability in an More

Date: September 2008

Resource Type: Grant Summary

Focus Areas: Food Access Food Retail