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1.

The Girl Who Cried Pain: A Bias Against Women in the Treatment of Pain

Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, Vol. 29, pp. 13-27, 2001
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Feb 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law and University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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2.

Health Policy, Health Insurance, and the Social Contract

Comparative Labor Law and Policy Journal, Vol. 21, pp. 397-421, Winter 2000
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Jan 2002
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 987
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Is Obesity Contagious? Social Networks vs. Environmental Factors in the Obesity Epidemic

FRB of Boston Quantitative Analysis Unit Working Paper No. QAU08-2, Journal of Health Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Econ One Research and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
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What Causes Obesity? And Why has it Grown so Much? An Alternative View

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Manhattan College - Department of Economics and Finance
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5.

Psychosocial Problems Faced by HIV/AIDs Patients

JRED, Vol.2, No. 8, April 2014
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Bharathidasan University
Downloads 339
6.

What's Wrong with Race-Based Medicine?

Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology, Vol. 12, pp. 1, 2011, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-52
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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7.

Reducing Stigma in Reproductive Health

International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics 125 (2014) 89–92,
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 14 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Aligning Public Health, Health Care, Law and Policy: Medical-Legal Partnership as a Multilevel Response to the Social Determinants of Health

Journal of Health and Biomedical Law, Vol. 8, p. 211, 2012, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 120
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Brown University - Alpert Medical School
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9.

Enhancing the Primary Care System in Thailand to Improve Equitable Access to Quality Health Care

2nd National Health Assembly in Thailand, November 2009
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
International Health Policy Program (IHPP), Mahidol University - ASEAN Institute for Health Development (AIHD) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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10.

Socio Economic Conditions and Job Satisfaction of Nurses: An Analysis

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Aug 2009
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Dr NGP Arts and Science College
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11.

Effects of Universal Health Insurance on Health Care Utilization, and Supply-Side Responses: Evidence from Japan

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 13 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Tokyo - Institute of Social Science and Simon Fraser University (SFU)
Downloads 236
12.

Gender and Racial Discrimination in Pay and Promotion for NHS Nurses

IZA Discussion Paper No. 85
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Essex - Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER) and University of Melbourne - Department of Economics
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13.

Access to Medicine in an Era of Fractal Inequality

Annals of Health Law, Vol. 19, 2010
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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14.

Why is the Developed World Obese?

Annual Review of Public Health, Vol. 29, 2008, iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 200
15.

Racial Harassment, Job Satisfaction and Intentions to Quit: Evidence from the British Nursing Profession

IZA Discussion Paper No. 164
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and University of Leicester - Department of Economics

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 193
16.

Measuring Disparities in Health Care

British Medical Journal, Vol. 333, p. 274, 2006
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 05 Oct 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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17.

Cultural Barriers to Maternal Health Care in Rural Bangladesh

Journal of Health Ethics, Fall 2012
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
SUNY Upstate Medical University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Washburn University
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18.

Racial Disparities in Injection-Related HIV: A Case Study of Toxic Law

Temple Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 5, pp. 1263-1307, 2011, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-34
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Center for Public Health Law Research, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, Center for Public Health Initiatives, University of Pennsylvania, Temple University Beasley School of Law, Network for Public Health Law and The Fenway Institute, Fenway Health
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19.

Health Equity, HPV and the Cervical Cancer Vaccine

Health Law Journal, pp. 127-143, 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 171
20.

Medicaid Policy, Physician Behavior, and Health Care for the Low-Income Population

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Feb 1998
Working Paper Series
Stanford University and Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapol
Downloads 168
21.

Overweight and Poor? On the Relationship between Income and the Body Mass Index

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5366
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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22.

Social Determinants of Health Among Elderly: An Anthropological Study

International Journal of Research in Sociology and Social Anthropology 1(1): 11-16, 2013
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Panjab University, Chandigarh
Downloads 135
23.

BMI Trends, Socio-Economic Status, and the Choice of Dataset

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 14 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
HealthCore, Inc.
Downloads 121
24.

How to Improve Health for All: A Framework

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
Ashoka - Innovators for the Public
Downloads 120
25.

Discrimination in Health Care: A Field Experiment on the Impact of Patients’ Socio-Economic Status on Access to Care

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
UMIT - University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, ETH Zürich - CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research at ETH Zurich and UMIT - University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology
Downloads 110
26.

Association Between Insurance Status and Admission Rate for Patients Evaluated in the Emergency Department

Academic Emergency Medecine, Vo. 10, No. 11, pp. 1285-1288, 2003
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, Washington University in St. Louis - School of Medicine and Washington University in St. Louis - School of Medicine
Downloads 102
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Who Will Treat Medicaid and Uninsured Patients? Retired Providers Can Help

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Vol. 39, No. 1, 2011, University of Louisville School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 2011-14
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 08 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Louisville - Institute for Bioethics, Health Policy, and Law
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28.

Measuring the Costs of Outreach Motivational Interviewing for Smoking Cessation and Relapse Prevention Among Low-Income Pregnant Women

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, Vol. 9, 2009
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice, Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health, University of Rochester - School of Nursing and Harvard University
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Multiple Chronic Diseases and Co-Morbidities Among Older Adults in India: New Insights from Lasi Pilot, 2010

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) and International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)
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Inadequate Access: Reforming Reproductive Health Care Policies for Women Incarcerated in New York State Correctional Facilities

Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems, Vol. 50, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 May 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Columbia Journal of Law & Social Problems
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Fighting the Obesity Epidemic: Effective Social Intervention Strategies Require a Better Causal Understanding

UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2010 STRE 04
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - School of Strategy and Entrepreneurship
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32.

A Nurse's Face: The Burqa in the Hospital

North Carolina Central Law Review. Vol. 39, Pg. 33
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
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In Pursuit of Health Equity: Comparing U.S. and EU Approaches to Eliminating Disparities

Timely Analysis of Immediate Health Policy Issues -- Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Urban Institute, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Elizabeth Docteur Consulting and The Urban Institute
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Priority Setting in Health Care: Disentangling Risk Aversion from Inequality Aversion

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
Clarkson University and Clarkson University
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35.

A Rapid Evidence-Based Economic Evaluation of a Nursing Service for Homeless People

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 16 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Liverpool / Wirral Council
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36.

Influence of CBT on HIV Treatment Adherence

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Catholic University of America (CUA)
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37.

Minorities and Healthcare Disparities: Access, Diagnosis, Treatment and Mortality

Posted: 08 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
Kentucky State University
Downloads 73
38.

Access to Health Services in Under Privileged Areas: A Case Study of Mobile Health Units in Tamil Nadu and Orissa

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union) - India Office, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, IIT Kharagpur and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Is Poor Fitness Contagious? Evidence from Randomly Assigned Friends

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics, University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics and Baylor University - Department of Economics

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The Transgender Military Ban: Preservation of Discrimination Through Transformation

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 114, No. 3, 2019, Forthcoming, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2019-37
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine School of Law and University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
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Introduction: Four Views on Healthism

18 Marq. Benefits & Soc. Welfare L. Rev. 189 (2017)., University of Georgia School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017-34
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia School of Law and University of Houston Law Center
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42.

Neighborhood Peer Effects in the Use of Preventive Health Care

Center for Economic Studies Discussion Paper Series No. DPS14.03
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
KU Leuven - Department of Economics
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Access to Care, Provider Choice and Racial Disparities

NBER Working Paper No. w10445
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 May 2004 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and INSEAD
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At the Intersection of Health and Justice: How the Health of American Indians and Alaska Natives Is Disproportionately Affected by Disparities in the Criminal Justice System

Belmont Law Review, Vol. VI, p. 41 (2018), Belmont University College of Law Research Paper No. 2019-3
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Feb 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - School of Nursing & Health Studies, O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law and Prometheus Federal Services
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Contracting-Out Primary Health Care Services Using Performance-Based Payments: An Evaluation of the Honduras’ Experience

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Rome II Tor Vergata, Faculty of Economics, Department of Economics and Institutions (DEI)
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Trends and Socioeconomic Gradients in Adult Mortality Around the Developing World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5716
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
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The Future of Disability Rights Protections for Transgender People

Touro Law Review, Vol. #35, No. 1, 2019
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Jun 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Quinnipiac University - School of Law and Western New England University School of Law
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Racial/Ethnic and Education-Related Disparities in Control of Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease Among Diabetics

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3448
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 May 2011
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), affiliation not provided to SSRN and State University of New York (SUNY) at Albany, College of Arts and Sciences, Economics
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Access to Health Care and Disparities in Colorectal Cancer Survival in Texas

Health and Place, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 321-329, March 2012
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Texas State University, San Marcos - Department of Geography, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Strengthening Health Systems to Address New Challenge Diseases (NCDs)

Harvard Public Health Review, Fall 2011
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 03 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Mexican Health Foundation and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
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