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- Variyam, Jayachandran N.; Blaylock, James; Lin, Biing‐Hwan; Ralston, Katherine; Smallwood, David
- American journal of agricultural economics 1999 v.81 no.2 pp. 373-384
- nutrition knowledge, etc ; child nutrition; food consumption; food intake; mothers; nutrition education; school children; United States; Show all 8 Subjects
- ... This article uses U.S. food consumption data to examine the effect of maternal nutrition knowledge on the dietary intakes of children between two and seventeen years of age. Results show that maternal knowledge influences children's diets and that such influence decreases as children grow older. Nutrition knowledge acts as a pathway through which maternal education influences children's diets. Thi ...