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1.

The Study of Factors Influencing Teenagers Pregnancy in Africa

International Journal of Interdisciplinary Innovative Research & Development (IJIIRD), ISSN: 2456-236X,Vol. 02 Issue 01, 2017
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 16 Oct 2017
Accepted Paper Series
INES-RUHENGERI, University of Rwanda and Kenyatta University, Students
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Does Abolishing User Fees Lead to Improved Health Status? Evidence from Post-Apartheid South Africa

American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 6(3): 282-312, 2014.
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
Downloads 256
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The Effects of Domestic Violence on Pre-School Children in Nigeria

African Journal of Education and Technology, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 25-29, April 2011
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 04 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Delta State University, Abraka, Nigeria
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Negative Rainfall Shocks Increase Levels of the Stress Hormone Cortisol Among Poor Farmers in Kenya

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM), The World Bank - Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund (SIEF) and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 209
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Health Care on the Frontlines: Survey Evidence on Public and Private Providers in Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
The World Bank, Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and World Bank
Downloads 133
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The Inter-Generational Health Effect of Early Malnutrition: Evidence from the 1983-85 Ethiopian Famine

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Tulane University - Department of Economics
Downloads 129
7.

Absolute Versus Relative Performance Pay: Evidence from an Experiment Targeting Child Malnutrition in West Bengal

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
Amherst College - Department of Economics and Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi
Downloads 124
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Assesment of Knowledge of Health Economics Among Medical Professionals: A Study in Jimma University Medical School, Ethiopia

Education in Medicine Journal, Volume 5, Issue 2, 2013
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Health Economics Jimma University, Ethiopia and Jimma University (JU)
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9.

Sticking to the Facts: Official and Unofficial Stories About Poverty and Unemployment in South Africa

Development Policy Research Unit Working Paper No. 07/123
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 24 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
University of KwaZulu-Natal
Downloads 107
10.

The Impact of Malaria on Education: Evidence from Ethiopia

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Oregon - Department of Economics
Downloads 99
11.

The Economic Impacts of Animal to Human Transmitted Disease in the Sudan

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Al-Neelain University - Department of Economics and Independent

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Have Pro-Poor Health Policies Improved the Targeting of Spending and the Effective Delivery of Health Care in South Africa?

Development Policy Research Unit Working Paper No. 07/122
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Stellenbosch University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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13.

The Impact of Drinking Water Quality and Sanitation Behavior on Child Health: Evidence from Rural Ethiopia

ZEF - Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 221
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 15 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn - Center for Development Research (ZEF) and University of Bonn - Department of Economic and Technological Change
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The Role of Consanguineous Marriage on the Success of Asia and the Failure of Africa: Panel Neural Network Analysis

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
Yildiz Technical University, Beykent University - Department of Economics and 19 Mayis University
Downloads 77
15.

HIV and Concurrent Sexual Partnerships: Modeling the Role of Coital Dilution

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
American University, American University and Gettysburg College
Downloads 76
16.

Zika Virus: Time to Be Concerned But Not Worried

Jacobs Journal of Community Medicine. 2016, 2(2): 022
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 11 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
MGM Medical College and Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre
Downloads 76
17.

Health Technical Efficiency Estimation of Sub-Saharan Africa

The International Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 12, No. 01, pp. 44-54, 2013
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Islamic Azad University of Khorasgan (Isfahan) and Islamic Azad University of Khorasgan (Isfahan)
Downloads 75
18.

Poverty and Fertility Dynamics in Nigeria: A Micro Evidence

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
United Nations Development Programme Regional Bureau for Africa
Downloads 75
19.

Christian Missions, HIV and Sexual Behavior in Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Analysis Group, Inc.
Downloads 73
20.

Measuring and Modelling Concurrency

Sawers L. Journal of the International AIDS Society 2013, 16:17431
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
American University
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The Impact of HIV on Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence of Spatial Externalities

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Dresden University of Technology
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Determinants of Child Mortality in Africa: A Methodological Discussion

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
Tulane University - Department of Economics
Downloads 52
23.

A Life Insurance Deterrent to Risky Behavior in Africa

Colorado College Working Paper No. 2010-04
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Colorado College and University of Wisconsin - La Crosse – Department of Economics

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24.

From Awareness to Adverse Selection: Cardiovascular Disease Risk and Health Insurance Decisions

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 48
25.

Inside South Africa! Reflections on a Troubled Business Environment

African Journal of Business and Economic Research, Vol. 11, Issue 1, pp. 5-15.
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Unizik Business School, Awka, Nigeria
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Moving on Up? Migration, Urbanization and the Dissolution of the Urban Health Advantage in South Africa

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Cape Town
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Dealing with Food Insecurity with Improved Nutrition in the Far North Region of Cameroon

Humanistic Management Association, Research Paper Series No. 17-20
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
YENEPAD
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28.

Sex Differences in Obesity Rates in Poor Countries: Evidence from South Africa

NBER Working Paper No. w13541
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
Downloads 37
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Surveying AIDS Incidents in Sudanese Universities

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 27 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Al-Neelain University - Department of Economics
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Spatial Clustering and Analysis on Hepatitis C Virus Infections in Egypt

International Journal of Data Mining & Knowledge Management Process (IJDKP) Vol.8, No.4/5, September 2018
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 10 Jun 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Cairo University - Department of Computer Sciences and Information, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Cost and Cost-Effectiveness of Alternative Strategies to Expand Treatment to HIV-Positive South Africans: Scale Economies and Outreach Costs

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 401
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Boston University, Center for Global Development, Institute for Disease Modeling and Institute for Disease Modeling
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Subjective Expectations of Medical Expenditures and Insurance in Rural Ethiopia

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. TI 2015-120/V
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Addis Ababa University and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
Downloads 30
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Socio-Economic Status and Overnight Hospital Stays: Evidence from the Panel Component of the Nigerian Household Survey

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
Department of Economics, University of Mississippi
Downloads 29
34.

The Development of Foundations of Health Tourism in Cameroon

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 21 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
YENEPAD and Independent
Downloads 29
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Cofactor Infections and HIV Epidemics in Developing Countries: Implications for Treatment

AIDS Care, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 488-494, April 2008
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
American University, Gettysburg College and ERS
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Do Girls Pay the Price of Civil War: Violence and Infant Mortality in Congo

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1374
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) - Insitute for Economic Analysis, University of York - Department of Economics and Related Studies and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Is the Phone Mightier than the Virus? Cell Phone Access and Epidemic Containment Efforts

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 31 Mar 2020
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Health Management and Policy
Downloads 25
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The Health Impact of a Decade of Free ART Access in South Africa

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Jun 2019
Working Paper Series
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics, Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Health Policy and Management
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Management Perspectives of Food Safety and Poor Personal Health Management Among Blue-Collar Workers in Nigeria

American Journal of Food Science and Health Vol. 2, No. 5, 2016, pp. 107-116 ISSN: 2381-7216 (Print); ISSN: 2381-7224 (Online)
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Rhema University - Department of Management Sciences and Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education
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To Charge or Not to Charge: Evidence from a Health Products Experiment in Uganda

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 387
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Harvard University and Yale University - Department of Political Science

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41.

Motivated Health Risk Denial and Preventative Health Care Investments

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
Downloads 17
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Systemic Health Care Failure as a Symptom of Market Failure in Sierra Leone

South African Journal of Public Health (October, 2019)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Birmingham
Downloads 15
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An Empirical Analysis of Health Shocks and Informal Risk Sharing Networks

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 17-15
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
African Development Bank Group and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 14
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Learning that Circumcision is Protective Against HIV: Risk Compensation Among Men and Women in Cape Town, South Africa

PLoS ONE Vol. 7, No. (7), July 2012: e40753. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0040753
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cape Town (UCT) and University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine
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Determinants of Healthcare Utilisation and Out-of-Pocket Payments in the Context of Free Public Primary Healthcare in Zambia

Int J Health Policy Manag. 2016; 5(12):693–703,
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Nov 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Zambia (UNZA) - Department of Economics and Department of Economics, University of Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia
Downloads 12
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Menstruation Hygiene Management and Work Attendance in a Developing Country

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
Durham University and University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - School of Law, Economics, Social Sciences
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Driving Equitable Access to Healthcare for NCD Sufferers in Nigeria Through a Legal Informatics Approach

International Journal of Business and Applied Social Science, Volume 5, Issue 2
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Mar 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Edo University Iyamho, Edo University and National Open University of Nigeria
Downloads 9
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Private Health Investments Under Competing Risks: Evidence from Malaria Control in Senegal

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 108/V
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Nov 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Amsterdam and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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The Political Economy of Technological Capabilities and Global Production Networks in South Africa’s Wind and Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Industries

Political Geography 60 (2017) 1-12
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Sep 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Science Policy Research Unit, University of Sussex and Science Policy Research Unit
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When Pulmonary Function Test Is Available, Should We Wait for the COPD Symptoms to Develop?

Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research 10 (10), 2016, DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2016/21006.8705
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 26 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
MGM Medical College, MGM Medical College, Students and MGM Medical College, Students
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