RIDGE Center
Grant Recipients by Year
Recipients for 2010

Food Stamp Program and Food Insecurity Dynamics in the Rural South

Bradford F. Mills, Virginia Tech University
Elton Mykerezi, University of Minnesota

Direct and Comprehensive Measure of Child Food Security: Reliability, Accuracy, and Concordance with Parental Report

Maryah Stella Fram, University of South Carolina
Edward A. Frongillo, Jr., University of South Carolina
Sonya J. Jones, University of South Carolina
Christine E. Blake, University of South Carolina

The Influence of Community Retail Food Environment on Household Food Access, Food Choice, and Dietary Intake of Mexican American Children of Colonias along the South Texas Border with Mexico

Joseph R. Sharkey, Texas A&M Health Science Center
Wesley R. Dean, Texas A&M Health Science Center

Does Prenatal WIC Affect Birth Outcomes and School Performance? Examining the Consequences of a Dip in WIC Participation

Sarah Hamersma, University of Florida
David Figlio, Northwestern University

RIDGE Center


The Economic Research Service provides Research Innovation and Development Grants in Economics to stimulate innovative research on food and nutrition assistance issues. The SRDC is one of two partnership institutions.