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Micro-costing in health and medicine: a critical appraisal

Xiao Xu Christina M. Lazar Jennifer Prah Ruger

Health Economics Review (2021)

Download: Copy Citation Xiao Xu, Christina M. Lazar, and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Micro-costing in health and medicine: a critical appraisal." Health Economics Review 11, 1 (2021): . .

Topics: Economics; Health

Keywords: Micro-costing; Resource allocation; Health; Medicine

Positive Public Health Ethics: Toward Flourishing and Resilient Communities and Individuals

Jennifer Prah Ruger

American Journal of Bioethics (2020)

Download: Copy Citation and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Positive Public Health Ethics: Toward Flourishing and Resilient Communities and Individuals." American Journal of Bioethics 20, 7 (2020): 44-54. .

Topics: Health; Economics; International

Keywords: Health economics; Health policy; International health; Public health; Risk-benefit analysis

Justice for Women and Society: The Case of Obstetric Fistula

Jennifer Prah Ruger Kara Zhang Esther Nivasch Turner

Georgetown Law Journal (2020)

Download: Publisher Copy Citation Jennifer Prah Ruger, Kara Zhang, and Esther Nivasch Turner. "Justice for Women and Society: The Case of Obstetric Fistula." Georgetown Law Journal 108, (2020): 1717. .

Topics: Health; Rights; International

Keywords: Childbirth injury; Birth complications; UN Millenium Development Goals; Maternal health; Health justice

The injustice of COVID-19: we need a moral constitution for our planet’s health

Jennifer Prah Ruger

Lancet Planetary Health (2020)

Download: Publisher Copy Citation and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "The injustice of COVID-19: we need a moral constitution for our planet’s health." Lancet Planetary Health 4, 7 (2020): 264. .

Topics: Health; Politics

Keywords: Health justice; Ethics; WHO; Pandemic

Social justice as a foundation for democracy and health

Jennifer Prah Ruger

BMJ (2020)

Download: Publisher Copy Citation and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Social justice as a foundation for democracy and health." BMJ 371, (2020): . .

Topics: Politics; Health

Keywords: Health; Democracy; COVID-19; Pandemic; Social justice; Common good

Is Enrolment in the National Health Insurance Scheme in Ghana Pro-Poor? Evidence from the Ghana Living Standards Survey

Eric Nsiah-Boateng Jennifer Prah Ruger Justice Nonvignon

BMJ Open (2019)

Download: SSRN | Publisher Copy Citation Eric Nsiah-Boateng, Jennifer Prah Ruger, and Justice Nonvignon. "Is Enrolment in the National Health Insurance Scheme in Ghana Pro-Poor? Evidence from the Ghana Living Standards Survey." BMJ Open 9, 7 (2019): . https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3301632.

Topics: International; Health

Keywords: Health law; Health policy; Universal health coverage; UHC; Ghana National Health Insurance Scheme; NHIS

Addiction as Capabilities Failure

Jennifer Prah Ruger Kara Zhang

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Law and Public Affairs (2019)

Download: Penn Copy Citation Jennifer Prah Ruger and Kara Zhang. "Addiction as Capabilities Failure." University of Pennsylvania Journal of Law and Public Affairs 5, 1 (2019): 25. .

Topics: Health

Keywords: Addiction; Health capability; Behavior

The World Bank and the Right to Health: A Study of the Institution's Rights-Based Discourse

Yusra R. Shawar Jennifer Prah Ruger

Global Health Governance (2018)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation Yusra R. Shawar and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "The World Bank and the Right to Health: A Study of the Institution's Rights-Based Discourse." Global Health Governance 12, 1 (2018): 87. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3177192.

Topics: Health; Rights

Keywords: Health programs; World Bank; Rights-based approaches; Right to health

Postpartum Contraceptive Use and Rapid Repeat Pregnancy Among Women Who Use Substances

Amy M. Loree Aileen Gariepy Jennifer Prah Ruger Kimberly A. Yonkers

Substance Use and Misuse (2018)

Download: Publisher Copy Citation Amy M. Loree, Aileen Gariepy, Jennifer Prah Ruger, and Kimberly A. Yonkers. "Postpartum Contraceptive Use and Rapid Repeat Pregnancy Among Women Who Use Substances." Substance Use and Misuse 53, 1 (2018): 162. .

Topics: Health

Keywords: Postpartum contraception; Substance use; Contraceptive

Effects of Donor Proliferation in Development Aid for Health on Health Program Performance: A Conceptual Framework

Sarah W. Pallas Jennifer Prah Ruger

Social Science and Medicine (2017)

Download: Publisher Copy Citation Sarah W. Pallas and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Effects of Donor Proliferation in Development Aid for Health on Health Program Performance: A Conceptual Framework." Social Science and Medicine 175, (2017): 177. .

Topics: Health

Keywords: Aid effectiveness; Global health; Development aid

Economic Evaluation of a Behavioral Intervention Versus Brief Advice for Substance Use Treatment in Pregnant Women: Results From a Randomized Controlled Trial

Xiao Xu Kimberly A. Yonkers Jennifer Prah Ruger

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth (2017)

Download: Publisher Copy Citation Xiao Xu, Kimberly A. Yonkers, and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Economic Evaluation of a Behavioral Intervention Versus Brief Advice for Substance Use Treatment in Pregnant Women: Results From a Randomized Controlled Trial." BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 17, (2017): . .

Topics: Health; Economics

Keywords: Substance use; Behavioral intervention

Does Donor Proliferation in Development Aid for Health Affect Health Service Delivery and Population Health? Cross-Country Regression Analysis from 1995 to 2010

Jennifer Prah Ruger Sarah W. Pallas

Health Policy and Planning (2017)

Download: Publisher Copy Citation Jennifer Prah Ruger and Sarah W. Pallas. "Does Donor Proliferation in Development Aid for Health Affect Health Service Delivery and Population Health? Cross-Country Regression Analysis from 1995 to 2010." Health Policy and Planning 32, 4 (2017): 493. .

Topics: Health

Keywords: Aid effectiveness; Global health; Development aid

A Checklist for the Conduct, Reporting, and Appraisal of Microcosting Studies in Health Care: Protocol Development

Jennifer Prah Ruger Marian Reiff

JMIR Research Protocols (2016)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation Jennifer Prah Ruger and Marian Reiff. "A Checklist for the Conduct, Reporting, and Appraisal of Microcosting Studies in Health Care: Protocol Development." JMIR Research Protocols 5, 4 (2016): . https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2849040.

Topics: Economics

Keywords: Micro-costing; Cost analysis; Health care

The Global and Domestic Politics of Health Policy in Emerging Nations

Eduardo Gomez Jennifer Prah Ruger

Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (2015)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation Eduardo Gomez and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "The Global and Domestic Politics of Health Policy in Emerging Nations." Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 40, 1 (2015): 2021-03-11T00:00:00+00:00. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2602510.

Topics: Health; International; Politics

Keywords: Emerging nations; Global health; Health policy; International institutions

Women's Political Participation and Health: A Health Capability Study in Rural India

Candace Feldman Darmstadt Gary Vishwajeet Kumar Jennifer Prah Ruger

Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (2015)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation Candace Feldman, Darmstadt Gary, Vishwajeet Kumar, and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Women's Political Participation and Health: A Health Capability Study in Rural India." Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 40, 1 (2015): 101-164. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2602511.

Topics: Health; International; Politics

Keywords: India; Women's health; Health care; Health justice

Governing for the Common Good

Jennifer Prah Ruger

Health Care Analysis (2015)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Governing for the Common Good." Health Care Analysis , (2015): . https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2626585.

Topics: Health; International

Keywords: Global health governance; Health capability paradigm; Health care; Global health

From Conceptual Pluralism to Practical Agreement on Policy: Global Responsibility for Global Health

Jennifer Prah Ruger Rachel Hammonds Gorik Ooms Donna Barry Audrey R. Chapman Wim Van Damme

BMC International Health & Human Rights (2015)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation Jennifer Prah Ruger, Rachel Hammonds, Gorik Ooms, Donna Barry, Audrey R. Chapman, and Wim Van Damme. "From Conceptual Pluralism to Practical Agreement on Policy: Global Responsibility for Global Health." BMC International Health & Human Rights 15, 30 (2015): . https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2847771.

Topics: Health; International

Keywords: AIDS; Tuberculosis; Malaria; Global health

Reflective Solidarity as to Provincial Globalism and Shared Health Governance

Michael DiStefano Jennifer Prah Ruger

Diametros (2015)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation Michael DiStefano and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Reflective Solidarity as to Provincial Globalism and Shared Health Governance." Diametros 46, (2015): 151-158. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2847828.

Topics: Health; International

Keywords: Shared Health Governance; Global health governance; Health care; Health justice

Global Health Governance and a Framework Convention on Global Health

Lance Gable Ames Dhai Robert Marten Benjamin Mason Meier Jennifer Prah Ruger

Global Health Governance (2015)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation Lance Gable, Ames Dhai, Robert Marten, Benjamin Mason Meier, and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Global Health Governance and a Framework Convention on Global Health." Global Health Governance 9, 1 (2015): 3. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2902964.

Topics: Health; International

Keywords: Global health; Global health governance; WHO; United Nations; WTO; World Bank; UNAIDS

Ethics and Social Value Judgments in Public Health

Nora Y. Ng Jennifer Prah Ruger

Encyclopedia of Health Economics (2014)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation Nora Y. Ng and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Ethics and Social Value Judgments in Public Health." In Encyclopedia of Health Economics, edited by Anthony J. Culyer , 287-291. San Diego, CA: Elsevier , 2014.

Topics: Health; Politics

Keywords: Public health; Ethics; Distributive justice; Health policy

Global Justice

Nora Y. Ng Jennifer Prah Ruger

Bioethics (2014)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation Nora Y. Ng and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Global Justice." In Bioethics , edited by Bruce Jennings, 1353-1362. Farmington Hills, MI: Macmillan Reference USA, 2014.

Topics: Health; International

Keywords: Health justice; International Monetary Fund; World Bank; WTO; World Trade Organization; Global health; Distributive justice

The World Bank and Global Health: Time for a Renewed Focus on Health Policy

Jennifer Prah Ruger

Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health (2014)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "The World Bank and Global Health: Time for a Renewed Focus on Health Policy." Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 68, 1 (2014): 1. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2427528.

Topics: Health; International

Keywords: World Bank; Global health; Health care; Health policy

Money, Sex, and Religion – The Supreme Court's ACA Sequel

George J. Annas Theodore Ruger Jennifer Prah Ruger

New England Journal of Medicine (2014)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation George J. Annas, Theodore Ruger, and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Money, Sex, and Religion – The Supreme Court's ACA Sequel." New England Journal of Medicine 371, 9 (2014): 862. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2510902.

Topics: Law; Health

Keywords: Supreme Court; ACA; Hobby Lobby; Health care

Fair Enough? Inviting Inequities in State Health Benefits

Jennifer Prah Ruger

New England Journal of Medicine (2012)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Fair Enough? Inviting Inequities in State Health Benefits." New England Journal of Medicine 366, 8 (2012): 681-683. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2001999.

Topics: Health; Economics

Keywords: ACA; Health Benefits; Health equity

Economic Evaluation of Pharmaco- and Behavioral Therapies for Smoking Cessation: A Critical and Systematic Review of Empirical Research

Christina M. Lazar Jennifer Prah Ruger

Annual Review of Public Health (2012)

Download: SSRN Copy Citation Christina M. Lazar and Jennifer Prah Ruger. "Economic Evaluation of Pharmaco- and Behavioral Therapies for Smoking Cessation: A Critical and Systematic Review of Empirical Research." Annual Review of Public Health 33, (2012): 279-305. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=1581541.

Topics: Health; Economics

Keywords: Pharmacotherapy; Behavioral therapy; Smoking cessation; Health care

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