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Bousmah, M.-a.-Q. (2017). Childhood mortality, childhood morbidity, and subsequent fertility decisions. Journal of Demographic Economics, 83(2): 211-244.

Bousmah, M.-a.-Q. (2017). The effect of child mortality on fertility behaviors is non-linear: new evidence from Senegal. Review of Economics of the Household, 15(1): 93-113.

Woode, M.E., Bousmah, M.-a.-Q., & Boucekkine, R. (2017). Parental morbidity, child work, and health insurance in Rwanda. Journal of Demographic Economics, 83(1): 111–127.

Abu-Zaineh, M. & Abul Naga, R H. (2016). Bread and Social Justice: Measurement of Inequality and Social Welfare Using Anthropometrics . AHEAD WORKING PAPERS SERIES N° 04/2016

Abu-Zaineh, M. and Woode, M. E. Investigating the Dimensions of Youth Wellbeing: An Exploratory Structural Equation Modelling Approach Applied to Palestine.

Child Indicators Research (2016).

Ramses H. Abul Naga (2016). Measurement of Inequality with a Finite Number of Pay States: The Majorization Set and its Applications. Economic Theory

Chanel, O., Makhloufi, K. & Abu-Zaineh, M (2016). Can a Circular Payment Card Format Effectively Elicit Preferences? Evidence from a Survey on a Mandatory Health Insurance Scheme in Tunisia. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy

Woode, M. E. Parental Health Shocks and Schooling: The Impact of Mutual Health Insurance in Rwanda. AHEAD WORKING PAPERS SERIES N° 03/2016

Ramses H. Abul Naga, Yajie Shen, Hong Il Yoo. Joint hypothesis tests for multidimensional inequality indices. Economics Letters 141 (2016) 138–142

Woode, M. E., Abu-Zaineh, M., Perriens, J., Renaud, F., Wiktor, S. & Moatti, J-P. Potential Market Size and Impact of Hepatitis C Treatment in Low- and Middle-Income Countries.  Journal of Viral Hepatitis. DOI: 10.1111/jvh.12516

Bousmah, M.-a.-Q., Ventelou, B. & Abu-Zaineh, M. (2016). Medicine and democracy: The importance of institutional quality in the relationship between health expenditure and health outcomes in the MENA region. Health Policy, 120(8): 929-935.

Kankeu, Hyacinthe Tchewonpi & Ventelou, Bruno  (2016). Socioeconomic inequalities in informal payments for health care: An assessment of the ‘Robin Hood’ hypothesis in 33 African countries. Social Science & Medicinedoi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.01.015.

Boutayeb W., Lamlili M., Maamri A., Ben El Mostafa S., & Boutayeb A. (2016). Actions on social determinants and interventions in primary health to improve mother and child health and health equity in Morocco. International Journal for Equity in Health, 15-19

Arrighi Y., Abu-Zaineh M., & Ventelou B. (2015). To count or not to count deaths: Reranking effects in health distribution evaluation. Health Economics, 24 (2) : 193-205.

Boutayeb W., Lamlili M., Ben El Mostafa S., & Boutayeb A. (2015). Inégalités socioéconomiques au Maroc: un frein au développement humain. Annales des Sciences de la Santé, 1(1):4-12.

Abul Naga, R. H. & Stapenhurst, C. (2015). Estimation of inequality indices of the cumulative distribution function. Economics Letters, 130, 109–112.

Makhloufi K., Ventelou, B., & Abu-Zaineh, M. (2015). Have health insurance reforms in Tunisia attained their intended objective?. International Journal of Health Economics and Management, 15(1), 29-51.

Saleh SS., Alameddine MS., Natafgi NM., & Mataria, A. et al (2014). The path towards universal health coverage in the Arab uprising countries Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, and Yemen. The Lancet, 383 (9914), 368-381

Abu-Zaineh, M., & Abul Naga, R. H. (2014). Wealth, Health, and the Measurement of Multidimensional Inequality: Evidence from the Middle East and North Africa. In Pedro Rosa Dias , Owen O’Donnell (ed.) Health and Inequality, Research on Economic Inequality, 21, 421-39.

Abu-Zaineh M., Arfa C., Ventelou B., Ben Romdhane H. & Moatti JP. (2014). Fairness in healthcare finance and delivery: what about Tunisia?. Health Policy and Planning29 (4):433-442.

Kankeu H.T., Boyer S. Fodjo R.T. & Abu-Zaineh M. (2014). How do supply-side factors influence informal payments for health care: The case of HIV-patients in Cameroon.. International Journal of Health Planning and Management, DOI: 10.1002/hpm.2266

Kankeu H.T., Saksena P., Xu K., and Evans D.B. (2013). The financial burden from non-communicable diseases in low- and middle-income countries: a literature review. Health Research Policy and Systems, 11, 31.

Abu-Zaineh M., Ben Romdhane H., Ventelou B., Moatti J-P. & Arfa C. (2013). Appraising financial protection in health: the case of Tunisia. International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, 13(1):73-93.

Abu-Zaineh M., Mataria A., Moatti J-P & Ventelou B. (2011). Measuring and decomposing socioeconomic inequality in health care delivery: A Micro-simulation approach with application to the Palestinian conflict-affected fragile setting. Social Science and Medicine, 72 (2), 133-141.

Boyer S., Abu-Zaineh M., Blanche J., Loubière S., Bonono R-C., Moatti J-P, & Ventelou B. (2011). Does HIV-services decentralization protect against the risk of catastrophic health expenditures? Some lessons from Cameroon. . Health Services Research, 46 (6.2), 2029-56.

Mataria A., Raad F., Abu-Zaineh M., & Donaldson C. (2010). Catastrophic healthcare payments and impoverishment in the occupied Palestinian territory. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy, 8 (6), 393-405.

Abu-Zaineh M., Mataria A., Luchini S., & Moatti J-P.(2009). Equity in health care finance in Palestine: the triple effects revealed . Journal of Health Economics, 28 (6), 1071-80.

Abu-Zaineh M., Mataria A., Luchini S., & Moatti J-P. (2008). Equity in health care financing: the value-added of the disaggregate approach . Social Science and Medicine, 66(11), 2308-20.

Abul Naga, R. H. & Jones, P. (2013). Helping others or helping oneself?: International subsidies and the provision of global public goods. Oxford Economic Papers, 65 (4),856-875.

Abul Naga, R. H. & Jones, P. (2012). Better to give than to receive?: Altruistic provision of a global public good. Economics Letters. 115,(3),480-483.

Abul Naga, R. H. (2010). Statistical inference for multidimensional inequality indices. Economics Letters. 107(1): 49-51.

Abul Naga, R. H. & Yalcin, T. (2008). Inequality measurement for ordered response health data. Journal of Health Economics, 27(6), 1614-1625.

Boutayeb A, Boutayeb W, Lamlili M, Boutayeb S. (2014). The direct cost of diabetes in the Arab Region . Mediterranean Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism, 7, 21-32.

Boutayeb A, Boutayeb S, Boutayeb W. (2013). Multi-morbidity of non communicable diseases and equity in WHO Eastern Mediterranean countries. International Journal for Equity in Health, 12,60.

Boutayeb W, Lamlili ENM, Boutayeb A (2013). Estimation of direct and indirect cost of diabetes in Morocco. Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering, 6,732-738.

Mataria A., Khatib R., Donaldson C., Bossert T., Hunter D., et al. (2009). The health care system: assessment and reform agenda. The Lancet 373, 1207-1217.

Abdulrahim S., James SA., Yamout R., Baker W. (2012). Discrimination and psychological distress: Does whiteness matter for Arab Americans? . Social Science and Medicine, 75(12), 2116-2123.

Abdulrahim S. & El Asmar K. (2012). Is Self-Rated Health a Valid Measure to Use in Social Inequities and Health Research? Evidence from the PAPFAM Women’s Data in Six Arab Countries. International Journal for Equity in Health, 11, 53.

Salti N. Nuwayri-Salti N. & Ghattas H. (2013). Disability and food insufficiency in the Palestinian refugee population in Lebanon: A household survey. The Lancet, 382, S31.

Salti N.(2011). Natural-Resource Wealth: Elbow Grease or Fuel for Poverty?.

Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics JITE, 167(3), 536-556(21)

Khadr, ZA.& Yount K.(2012). Differences in Self- Reported Physical Limitation Among Older Women and Men in Ismailia Egypt. The journal of Gerontology, Series B: Social Science, 67B, 605-617.

Khadr ZA., Rashad H. Watts S., & Salem M. (2012). Health inequities: Social determinants and policy implications. In Public Health in the Arab World, (I. Nuwayhid, M. Khawaja, S. Jabbour & R. Giacaman, Eds.), New York, United States of America: Cambridge University press, 61-74.

Woode, M. E., Nourry, C. & Ventelou, B. (2014). Childhood preventive care, adult healthcare and economic growth: The role of healthcare financing. Economics Letters, 124(1), 41-47. doi:10.1016/j.econlet.2014.04.017

Farag M., Nandakumar A. K., Wallack S., Hodgkin D. , Gaumer G., & Erbil C. (2013). Health expenditures, health outcomes and the role of good governance.

International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, 13 (1), 33-52.

Farag M., Nandakumar A. K., Wallack S., Hodgkin D. , Gaumer G., & Erbil C. (2012). The income elasticity of health care spending in developing and developed countries. International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, 12(2), 145-162.

De Cock, M. & Woode, M. E. (2014). Profits and Poverty: The Economics of Forced Labour . ILO: Geneva, Switzerland.

Benaabdelaali, W., Hanchane, S. & Kamal, A (2012). Educational Inequality in the World, 1950-2010: Estimates from a New Dataset. Chapter 13, in John A. Bishop, Rafael Salas (ed.) Inequality, Mobility and Segregation: Essays in Honor of Jacques Silber (Research on Economic Inequality, Volume 20), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp.337-366. DOI: 10.1108/S1049-2585(2012)0000020016.

Benaabdelaali, W., Bennaghmouch, Z., Cheddadi, S. & Kamal, A. (2013). Regional Disparities of Human Development in Morocco. Région et Développement, n° 37-2013, 65-93.

Hinsch, M., Kaddar, M., & Schmitt, S. (2014). Enhancing medicine price transparency through price information mechanisms. Global Health, 10, 34.

Kaddar, M., Milstien, J., & Schmitt, S. (2014). Impact of BRICS' investment in vaccine development on the global vaccine market. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 92(6), 436-446.

Saxenian, H., Hecht, R., Kaddar, M., Schmitt, S., Ryckman, T., & Cornejo, S. (2014). Overcoming challenges to sustainable immunization financing: early experiences from GAVI graduating countries. Health Policy and Planning, czu003.

Kaddar M., Schmitt S., Makinen M., & Milstien J. (2013). Global support for new vaccine implementation in middle-income countries. Vaccine, 31, B81-B96.

Makinen, M., Kaddar, M., Molldrem, V., & Wilson, L. (2012). New vaccine adoption in lower-middle-income countries. Health Policy and Planning, 27(suppl 2), ii39-ii49.

Hecht, R., Kaddar, M., & Schmitt, S. (2011). Transparent pricing of vaccines would help poor as well as rich countries. BMJ, 343:d7414. 

Levin, A., & Kaddar, M. (2011). Role of the private sector in the provision of immunization services in low-and middle-income countries. Health Policy and Planning, 26(suppl 1), i4-i12.

Zuber, P. L., El-Ziq, I., Kaddar, M., Ottosen, A. E., Rosenbaum, K., Shirey, M., et al. (2011). Sustaining GAVI-supported vaccine introductions in resource-poor countries. Vaccine, 29(17), 3149-3154.

Chougrani, S., & Kaddar, M. (2010). Expérience de la contractualisation dans le secteur de la santé en Algérie. Journal de Gestion et d'Economie Médicales, 28(5), 179-193.

Ventelou B.,  Arrighi Y., Greener R., Lamontagne E., Carrieri P., & Moatti J-P. (2012). The macroeconomic consequences of renouncing to universal access to antiretroviral treatment for HIV in Africa: a micro-simulation model. PLoS ONE, 7(4): e34101.

Milstien, J. B., & Kaddar, M. (2010). The role of emerging manufacturers in access to innovative vaccines of public health importance. Vaccine, 28(9), 2115-2121.

El-Idrissi, D. Z. E., Miloud, K., & Belgacem, S. (2008). Constraints and obstacles to social health protection in the Maghreb: the cases of Algeria and Morocco. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 86(11), 902-904.

Zehnati, A., & Peyron, C. (2015). Les cliniques privées en Algérie: logiques d'émergence et stratégies de développement. Mondes en Développement, 170(2), 123-140.

Zehnati, A., & Peyron, C. (2014). Les raisons de la double activité des médecins: le cas de l'Algérie. Maghreb-Machrek, (3), 89-112.

Abu-Zaineh, Mohammad (2013). Gender-Based Analysis of Public Health Sector Services: A Beneficiary-Based Study. MIFTAH publication (2013): The Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy

Abu-Zaineh, Mohammad. Contribution to the Analysis of Health Equity: Measurement and Explanation of Inequality in the Health Care Sector in the Context of Developing Countries: the Palestinian Case.

Vdm Verlag, Berlin, Germany. (October 2, 2009) ) ISBN: 978-3-639-19599-6

Abul Naga, R. H.  (2008). Biases of the ordinary least squares and instrumental variables estimators of the intergenerational earnings elacticities: Revisited on the light of panel data. Journal of Economic Inequality. 6(4): 323-350

Abul Naga, R.H. Kolodziecszyk, C. & Muller, T. (2008). The Redistributive Impact of Alternative Income Maintenance Schemes: A Microsimulation Study Using Swiss Household Data. Review of Income and Wealth. 54 (2): 193-219.

Abul Naga, R.H. & Bolzani, E. (2008). Income, Consumption and Permanent Income: a MIMIC approach to Multidimensional Poverty Measurement. Chapter  6 of Kakwani N. and J. Silber editors: Quantitative Approaches to Multidimensional Poverty Measurement, London, Palgrave MacMillan: 104-117.

Abul Naga, R.H. & Bolzani, E. (2006). Poverty and Permanent Income: A Methodology for Cross-Section Data. Annales d’Economie et Statistique. 81: 195-223.

Abul Naga, R.H. &  Geoffard, P-Y (2006). Decomposition of Bivariate Inequality Indices by Attributes. Economics Letters. 90: 362-367.

Abul Naga, R.H. (2005). Social Welfare Orderings: A Life-Cycle Perspective. Economica. 72: 497-514.

Abul Naga, R.H. (2004). Quantity Constraints, Poverty Lines and Poverty Orderings. Journal of Economic Inequality. 2(1): 31-43.

Abul Naga, R.H. (2003). The Allocation of Benefits under Uncertainty: a Decision-Theoretic Framework. Economic Modeling. 20 (4): 873-893.

Abul Naga, R.H. (2002). Estimating the Intergenerational Elasticity of Incomes: An Errors in Variables Framework. Economica. 69 (273): 69-91.

Abul Naga, R.H. & Bolzani, E. (2002). La Distribution des Salaires en Suisse: Quelques Observations sur la Récession des Années 90. Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics. 138 (2): 115-136.

Abul Naga, R.H. & Krishnakumar, J. (2000). Panel Data Estimation of the Intergenerational Correlation of Incomes.

Panel Data: Future Research Directions, Essays in Honour of Professor Pietro Balestra. Amsterdam, Elsevier.

Abul Naga, R.H. (1998). Family Background, Intergenerational Mobility, and Earnings Distribution. Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics. 134 (4): 527-543.

Abul Naga, R.H. & Antille, G. (1990). Stability of Robust and Non-Robust Principal Component Analysis. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis. 10 (2): 169-174.

Grimm, M. and Treibich, C. (2016).. Why do some bikers wear helmets and others don’t? Evidence from Delhi. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 88: 318-336.

Jung, S. and Treibich, C. (2015).. Is Self-Reported Risk Aversion Time Varying?. Revue d’Economie Politique, 125 (4): 547-570.

Grimm, M. and Treibich, C. (2013).. Determinants of Road Traffic Crash Fatalities across Indian States. Health Economics, 22 (8): 915-930.