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economic value of breastfeeding

Ted Greiner

economic value of breastfeeding

(with results from research conducted in Ghana and the Ivory Coast)

by Ted Greiner

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Published by Cornell University, Program on International Nutrition and Development Policy in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Breast feeding -- Economic aspects -- Ghana.,
  • Breast feeding -- Economic aspects -- Co te d"Ivoire.,
  • Bottle Feeding.,
  • Breast Feeding.,
  • Breast Feeding -- Ghana.,
  • Breast Feeding -- Ivory Coast.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 136-154.

    Statementby Ted Greiner, Stina Almroth, and Michael C. Latham.
    SeriesCornell international nutrition monograph series -- no.6., Cornell international nutrition monograph series -- no. 6.
    ContributionsAlmroth, S., Latham, Michael C.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 154 p. :
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14195028M

      Even though interest in breastfeeding has been on the rise, the idea that breastfeeding has an economic value and that not breastfeeding is connected with high costs for society is relatively new. In , the value of all human milk produced in Australia was calculated at around $ billion US (at $50/l) [ 4 ].   Book Value Vs. Market Value: An Overview. Valuing a listed company is a complex task and several different measures are used to arrive at a fair none of the methods are precise.

      He, however, said that “not breastfeeding at all is reported to be associated with lower intelligence and results in economic losses of .   Increasingly price is detached from book value. The median price-to-book of S&P stocks is But plenty of well-known companies, whose competitive edge rests on brands or patents, have much.

    Breastmilk is an important rescurce that is often not considered for its economic values. In order to estimate the value of breastmilk fat individual countries, Nurture/Center to Prevent Childhood Malnutrition, developed a workbook to help policy makers analyze information on this report analyzes the economic value of breastfeeding for the country of Belize.   Governments have neglected to recognise the economic value of women’s “lactation work” or to provide legitimacy, guidance and safety to informal breast milk exchange.


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Economic value of breastfeeding by Ted Greiner Download PDF EPUB FB2

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "M" Description: 89 pages: graphs economic value of breastfeeding book 28 cm. Series Title: FAO food and nutrition paper, Carole Dobrich The International Breastfeeding Journal has recently published a series called Economic Aspects of Breastfeeding.

The articles and commentaries in this series provide information for policy makers and others on how breastfeeding Author: Carole Dobrich. Get this from a library. The economic value of breastfeeding: (with results from research conducted in Ghana and the Ivory Coast). [Ted Greiner; S Almroth; Michael C Latham].

Even though interest in breastfeeding has been on the rise, the idea that breastfeeding has an economic value and that not breastfeeding is connected with high costs for society is relatively new. Inthe value of all human milk produced in Australia was calculated at around $ billion US (at $50/l) [ 4 ].Cited by: 4.

The economic case for promoting breastfeeding is overwhelming. Contribution to the economy. In Australia, current breast milk production levels exceed $3 billion annually value of human milk production equals between % of food consumption is an estimated loss in economic value of $4billion in Australia due to premature weaning Cost of not breastfeeding.

The Economic Benefits of Breastfeeding: A Review and Analysis. By Jon Weimer. Food and Rural Economics Division, Economic Research Service, U.S.

Department of Agriculture. Food Assistance and Nutrition Research Report No. Abstract A minimum of $ billion would be saved if breastfeeding were increased from. Breastfeeding for more than one year is linked to a 28% lower risk of breast and ovarian cancer.

It has also been linked to a reduced risk of several other diseases. The economic value of equity (EVE) is a cash flow calculation that takes the present value of all asset cash flows and subtracts the present value of all liability cash flows.

Imagine that the impact of a $1 (₦) investment could return $35 (₦11,) in economic growth, when scaled to the size of Nigeria's market and need for improved support for breastfeeding.

Doubling the proportion of mothers currently breast feeding for 7–18 months in their lifetime is likely to reduce the incidence of maternal BC and save at least £31 million at – value. Conclusions The economic impact of low breastfeeding rates is substantial.

The price-to-economic book value (PEBV) ratio measures the difference between the market's expectations for future profits and the no-growth value of the stock. Economic book value (EBV) is our measure of the no-growth value of a stock. PEBV Formula: Price per share/Economic book value per share = PEBV.

When stock prices are much higher than. A lot of this book was an angry rant, which made it hard to distinguish fact from fiction as the author presented things in her book.

That said, I felt that overall, in spite of the anger, she made some incredibly valid points that changed my opinion not only about breastfeeding but culture and politics and stuff like that/5(45).

Research shows that breastfeeding offers many health benefits for infants and mothers, as well as potential economic and environmental benefits for communities. Breastfeeding provides essential nutrition. Among its other known health benefits are some protection against common childhood infections and better survival during a baby's first year.

Breastfeeding lowers your baby's risk of having asthma or allergies. Plus, babies who are breastfed exclusively for the first 6 months, without any formula, have fewer ear.

“By not explaining why,” writes Emily Oster in her new book, Cribsheet: A Data-Driven Guide to Better, More Relaxed Parenting, From Birth to Preschool, “we remove people’s ability to think. Current public health promotion of breastfeeding relies heavily on health messaging and individual behavior change.

Women are told that “breast is best” but too little serious attention is given to addressing the many social, economic, and political factors that combine to limit women’s real choice to breastfeed beyond a few days or weeks. not breastfeeding is associated with economic losses of about $ billion annually, or 049% of world gross national income [11].

The economic value of increasing human milk feeding for preterm infants is therefore potentially high. For ex-ample, recent research indicates that increasing the rate of breastfeeding at discharge in UK neonatal.

In six months, % of US women produce breast milk of equal economic value to nearly two years of formula sales. If 50% of moms were exclusively breastfeeding at 6 months as the American Academy of Pediatrics and Healthy People recommend, the total yearly economic value of US breast milk would be at least $28 billion.

Breastmilk makes the world healthier, smarter, and more equal: these are the conclusions of a new Lancet Series on breastfeeding. The deaths of children and 20 mothers each year could be averted through universal breastfeeding, along with economic savings of US$ billion.

This monograph focuses attention on economic considerations related to infant feeding practices in developing countries. By enlarging on previous methodologies, this paper proposes to improve the accuracy of past estimates of the economic value of human milk, or more specifically, the practice of breastfeeding.

The theoretical model employed incorporates (1) health and. Breastfeeding has long-term benefits for your baby, lasting right into adulthood. Any amount of breast milk has a positive effect. The longer you breastfeed, the longer the protection lasts and the greater the benefits.

Breastfeeding can help to reduce your baby's risk of.The potential loss of economic value from not protecting women’s lactation and milk production from competing market pressures is large. Failure to account for mothers’ milk production in GDP and other economic data has important consequences for public policy.

Gupta A, Khanna K. Economic value of breastfeeding in India. Natl Med J India. ;12(3) at Australian National University on J Downloaded from.