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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2017, Article ID 2849674, 9 pages
Research Article

Values, Norms, and Peer Effects on Weight Status

1Institute for Health Care & Public Management, University of Hohenheim, 70599 Stuttgart, Germany
2Department of Intercultural Communication and Management, Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility, Copenhagen Business School, Porcelænshaven 18a, 2000 Frederiksberg, Denmark

Correspondence should be addressed to Peng Nie; ed.miehnehoh-inu@ein_gnep

Received 9 November 2016; Revised 31 January 2017; Accepted 12 February 2017; Published 28 February 2017

Academic Editor: David H. St-Pierre

Copyright © 2017 Peng Nie et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

Table S1 reports the descriptive statistics. Table S2 shows Individualism Score (IS) at the country level using Hofstede’s classification and also the proportion of individualists and collectivists at the individual-level classification. Table S3 documents Schwartz’s 10 human values for 21 individual value items in the European Social Survey. Table S4 reports the OLS results of average BMI on individual BMI using the five highest and five lowest ranking countries (based on Hofstede’s IS). Table S5 demonstrates the OLS results of average BMI on individual BMI when introducing IS and its interaction with average BMI. Table S6 reveals OLS/probit results of average BMI/overweight on individual BMI/overweight.

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