Economics of Obesity

The substantial health burden attributable to obesity in Australia and around the globe is well recognised. In addition to the health impact caused by overweight and obesity, there is also a significant economi...

Global Obesity

The global obesity cluster of the Global Obesity Centre prioritizes obesity prevention research and evaluation in low and middle-income countries and research into global influences on obesity such as marketing...

Equity and Obesity Prevention

In high-income countries, the prevalence of obesity follows a socioeconomic gradient – the lower the socioeconomic position the greater the risk of adverse weight gain and the greater the prevalence of obesity....

Systems Work

GLOBE is currently involved in a number of community and organisational projects, working with stakeholder groups to identify the causes of complex health problems. Some of our ongoing projects include: ...

Equity and Obesity Prevention

In high-income countries, the prevalence of obesity follows a socioeconomic gradient – the lower the socioeconomic position the greater the risk of adverse weight gain and the greater the prevalence of obesity....

Global Obesity

The global obesity cluster of the Global Obesity Centre prioritizes obesity prevention research and evaluation in low and middle-income countries and research into global influences on obesity such as marketing...