Kenneth L. Leonard

University of Maryland

Assistant Professor

Symmons Hall, Rm 2200

University of Maryland

College Park, MD 20742-5535

United States

http://faculty.arec.umd.edu/kleonard/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

The Quality of Medical Advice in Low-Income Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4501
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jishnu Das, Jeffrey S. Hammer and Kenneth L. Leonard
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and University of Maryland
Downloads 488 (56,363)
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Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Health Systems Development & Reform, Gender and Health, Health Economics & Finance, Disease Control & Prevention

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Institutional Solutions to the Principal-Agent Problem in African Health Care

Columbia University, Economics Department, Discussion Paper No. 9899-02
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Nov 1998
Kenneth L. Leonard and David K. Leonard
University of Maryland and University of California, Berkeley
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Asymmetric Information and the Role of Ngos in African Health Care

Columbia University Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 9899-09
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Sep 1999
Kenneth L. Leonard and David K. Leonard
University of Maryland and University of California, Berkeley
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How to Compensate Physicians When Both Patient and Physician Effort are Unobservable

Columbia University Department of Economics Working Paper No. 9900-01
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Apr 2000
Kenneth L. Leonard and Joshua Graff Zivin
University of Maryland and Columbia University - Department of Health Policy and Management
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African Traditional Healers and Outcome--Contingent Contracts in Health Care

Columbia University Working Paper No. 9900-02
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Jun 2000
Kenneth L. Leonard
University of Maryland
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Using the Hawthorne Effect to Examine the Gap between a Doctor's Best Possible Practice and Actual Performance

AREC Working Paper No. 08-04
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 May 2008
Kenneth L. Leonard and Melkiory C. Masatu
University of Maryland and CEDHA
Downloads 100 (261,867)
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Motivation, Practice Quality, Health Care, Tanzania, Hawthorne Effect

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African Traditional Healers: Incentives and Skill in Health Care Delivery

Discussion Paper No. 9798-13
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Nov 1998
Kenneth L. Leonard
University of Maryland
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Bypassing Health Centers in Tanzania: Revealed Preferences for Observable and Unobservable

Columbia University Discussion Paper No. 0001-02
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 May 2001
Kenneth L. Leonard, Gilbert R. Mliga and Damen Haile Mariam
University of Maryland, Government of Tanzania and Addis Ababa University
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Health Center Bypassing, NGO, Rural Health Care, Tanzania, Technical Quality, Agency in Health Care

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Gender Differences in Competition: Evidence from a Matrilineal and a Patriarchal Society

NBER Working Paper No. w13727
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2010
Uri Gneezy, Kenneth L. Leonard and John A. List
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of Maryland and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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Institutional Structure of Health Care in Rural Cameroun: Structural Estimation of Production in Teams with Unobservable Effort

Columbia University, Department of Economics Discussion Paper No. 9798-16
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Feb 1999
Kenneth L. Leonard
University of Maryland
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Women's Empowerment, Sibling Rivalry, and Competitiveness: Evidence from a Lab Experiment and a Randomized Control Trial in Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7699
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
World Bank, World Bank, Columbia University, Earth Institute, University of Maryland, World Bank and Columbia University
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Anthropology, Gender and Development, Gender and Social Development, Gender and Law, Adolescent Health

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Outcome Versus Service Based Payment in Health Care: Lessons from African Traditional Healers

NBER Working Paper No. w9797
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jun 2003
Kenneth L. Leonard and Joshua Graff Zivin
University of Maryland and Columbia University - Department of Health Policy and Management
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The Three-Gap Model of Health Worker Performance

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8782
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Mar 2019
University of Maryland, University of Maryland, Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Tanzania and World Bank
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Health Care Services Industry, Health Service Management and Delivery, Pharmaceuticals Industry, Pharmaceuticals & Pharmacoeconomics

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Defining Access to Health Care: Evidence on the Importance of Quality and Distance in Rural Tanzania

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 91, Issue 2, pp. 347-358, May 2009
Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Heather Klemick, Kenneth L. Leonard and Melkiory C. Masatu
Government of the United States of America - Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), University of Maryland and CEDHA

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When Both States and Markets Fail: Asymmetric Information and the Role of Ngos in African Health Care

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 22, No. 1, Pp. 61-80, 2002
Posted: 08 Oct 2002
Kenneth L. Leonard
University of Maryland

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