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: Good