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Food Stamps and Online Grocery Shopping are About to Mix

Amazon and Walmart on Thursday kicked off a two-year government pilot program allowing low-income shoppers on government food assistance in New York to shop and pay for their groceries online for the first time.

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How Food Spending Varies with Income

The question of how much money people spend on food as their income rises or falls has been a question that has long interested economists.  If food is a “normal” good, one would expect consumption (and spending) to increase as income increases.  This relationship has implications for projections of food[…]

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