Initiative Description: School Breakfast Program (SBP) and National School Lunch Program (NSLP)


Study Results: Analyses find that SBP is a valuable tool in the current battle against
childhood obesity, whereas the NSLP exacerbates the current epidemic

Reference: Millimet, D. L., Tchernis, R., & Husain, M. (2010). School nutrition programs and the incidence of childhood obesity. Journal of Human Resources, 45(3), 640-654.

Level of Evidence: 2 out of 5 stars Good