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Ruger JP. Health and Social Justice, Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K., 2010.
Mitra S, and Ruger JP. (eds.) Health, Disability and the Capability Approach. Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis Group; 2017.
Ruger JP. Global Health Justice and Governance. Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press; in press.
Ruger JP. “Millennium Development Goals for Health: Building Human Capabilities,” Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 2004; 82(12): 951-2. (Invited Round Table with Jeffrey Sachs, William Savedoff, Guy Carrin, David Sanders)
Ruger JP, Richter CJ, Spitznagel EL, and Lewis LM. “Analysis of Costs, Length of Stay, and Utilization of Emergency Department Services by Frequent Users: Implications for Health Policy,” Academic Emergency Medicine, 2004; 11(12): 1311-7.
Ruger JP, Weinstein MC, Hammond SK, Kearney MH, and Emmons KM. “Cost-Effectiveness of Motivational Interviewing for Smoking Cessation and Relapse Prevention Among Low-Income Pregnant Women: A Randomized Controlled Trial,” Value in Health, 2008; 11(2): 191-8.
Ruger JP, Emmons KM, Kearney MH, and Weinstein MC. “Measuring the Costs of Outreach Motivational Interviewing for Smoking Cessation and Relapse Prevention Among Low-Income Pregnant Women,” BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2009; 9: 46.
Venkataramani AS, Maughan-Brown B, Nattrass N, and Ruger JP. “Social Grants, Welfare, and the Incentive to Trade-Off Health for Income among Individuals on HAART in South Africa,” AIDS and Behavior, 2010; 14(6): 1393-400.
Baird JL, Ma S, and Ruger JP. “Effects of the World Bank's Maternal and Child Health Intervention on Indonesia’s Poor: Evaluating the Safe Motherhood Project,” Social Science & Medicine, 2011; 72(12): 1948-55.
Ruger JP, and Lazar CM. “Economic Evaluation of Pharmaco- and Behavioral Therapies for Smoking Cessation: A Critical and Systematic Review of Empirical Research,” Annual Review of Public Health, 2012; 33: 279-305.
Ruger JP, Chawarski M, Mazlan M, Luekens C, Ng N, and Schottenfeld R. “Costs of Addressing Heroin Addiction in Malaysia and 32 Comparable Countries Worldwide,” Health Services Research, 2012; 47(2): 865-87.
Nguyen KT, Khuat OTH, Ma S, Pham DC, Khuat GTH, and Ruger JP. “Coping with Health Care Expenses Among Poor Households: Evidence from a Rural Commune in Vietnam,” Social Science & Medicine, 2012; 74(5): 724-33.
Nguyen KT, Khuat OTH, Ma S, Pham DC, Khuat GTH, and Ruger JP. “Impact of Health Insurance on Health Care Treatment and Cost in Vietnam: A Health Capability Approach to Financial Protection,” American Journal of Public Health, 2012; 102(8): 1450-61.
Ruger JP, Abdallah AB, Luekens C, and Cottler L. “Cost-Effectiveness of Peer-Delivered Interventions for Cocaine and Alcohol Abuse Among Women: A Randomized Controlled Trial,” PLoS One, 2012; 7(3): e33594.
Ruger JP, Lewis LM, and Richter CJ. “Patterns and Factors Associated with Intensive Utilization of Emergency Department Services: Implications for Allocating Resources,” American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2012; 30(9): 1884-94.
Nguyen KT, Khuat OTH, Ma S, Pham DC, Khuat GTH, and Ruger JP. “Effect of Health Expenses on Household Capabilities and Resource Allocation in a Rural Commune in Vietnam,” PLoS One, 2012; 7(10): e47423.
Ruger JP, Abdallah AB, Ng NY, Luekens C, and Cottler L. “Cost-Effectiveness of Interventions to Prevent HIV and STDs Among Women: A Randomized Controlled Trial,” AIDS and Behavior, 2014; 18(10): 1913-23.
Pallas, SW, Khuat, KTHO, Duong, LQ, Ruger, JP. “The Changing Donor Landscape in Health Sector Aid to Vietnam: A Qualitative Case Study,” Social Science and Medicine, 2015; 132: 165-172.
Ruger JP. “Ethics of Development Assistance for Health,” Hastings Center Report, 2015; 45(3):23-26.
Ruger JP, Ruger TW, Annas GJ, “The Elusive Right to Health Care under U.S. Law,” New England Journal of Medicine, 2015; 372(26): 2558-63.
Ruger JP. “Governing for the Common Good,” Health Care Analysis, 2015; 23(4):341-51.
Ruger JP. Hammonds R, Ooms G, Barry D, Chapman A, and Van Damme W. “From Conceptual Pluralism to Practical Agreement on Policy: Global Responsibility and the Case for a Global Fund for Health,” BMC International Health and Human Rights, 2015; 15: 30-36.
DiStefano M, Ruger JP. “Reflective Solidarity as to Provincial Globalism and Shared Health Governance,” Diametros, 2015; 46: 151-158.
Ruger JP. “Health Economics and Ethics and the Health Capability Paradigm,” Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, 2015; 16(4): 1-18.
Ruger JP, Mitra S. “Health, Disability and the Capability Approach: An Introduction,” Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, 2015; 16(4): 473-482.
Gable L, Dhai A, Marten R, Meier BM, Ruger JP. “Global Health Governance and A Framework Convention on Global Health,” Global Health Governance, 2015; 9(1): 3-6.
Ruger JP. “The Health Capability Paradigm and the Right to Health Care in the United States,” Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics, 2016; 37(4): 275-92.
Ruger JP, and Reiff M. “A Checklist for the Conduct, Reporting, and Appraisal of Microcosting Studies in Health Care: Protocol Development,” JMIR Research Protocols, 2016; 5(4): e195.
Pallas SW, and Ruger JP. “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, 2017; 32(4): 493-503.
Pallas SW, and Ruger JP. “Effects of Donor Proliferation in Development Aid for Health on Health Program Performance: A Conceptual Framework,” Social Science & Medicine, 2017; 175: 177-86.
Xu X, Yonkers KA, and Ruger JP. “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, 2017; 17: 83.
Loree AM, Gariepy A, Ruger JP, and Yonkers KA. “Postpartum Contraceptive use and Rapid Repeat Pregnancy Among Women who use Substances,” Substance Use & Misuse, 2018; 53(1): 162-9.
Ruger, JP. “Joy Phumaphi: Leader in Human Development at the World Bank,” Lancet, 2007; 370(9597): 1477.
Shawar Y, Ruger JP. “The World Bank and the Right to Health: A Study of the Institution’s Right-Based Discourse,” Global Health Governance, under review.
Shawar Y, Ruger JP. “The United States’ Role in Global Health Inequalities: An Examination of Power,” under review.
Shawar Y, Ruger JP. “Power and Global Health Inequalities,” In McInnes C and Lee K (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Global Health Politics, under review.
Safran DG, and Ruger JP. The Massachusetts Health Care Industry: Pathways to the Future (Task Force on the Health Care Industry Governor’s Council on Economic Growth and Technology), Boston, MA: The Health Institute, 1994.
Ruger JP, Malaney P, Jamison DT, and Bloom DE. Health, Health Policy, and Economic Outcomes. Final Report for Health and Development Satellite, World Health Organization Director-General Transition Team, World Health Organization, 12 August 1998.
Schieber GJ, Ruger JP, Klingen N, Pierre-Louis AM, and Driss ZE. Morocco Health Financing Brief, World Bank, Washington, D.C., 1999.
Ruger JP, Jamison DT, and Bloom DE. “Health and the Economy,” In M. Merson, R. Black, and A. Mills (Eds.), International Public Health: Diseases, Programs, Systems, and Policies, Gaithersburg, MD: Aspen Publishers, Inc., 2001: 617-66.
Ruger JP, Jamison DT, Bloom DE, and Canning D. “Health and the Economy,” In M. Merson, R. Black, and A. Mills (Eds.), International Public Health: Diseases, Programs, Systems, and Policies, 2nd Ed., Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2006: 601-48.
Ruger JP. “Equity and Justice,” In M. Marinker (Ed.), Constructive Conversations About Health: Policy and Values, Abingdon, U.K.: Radcliffe Publishing, 2006: 41-50.
Committee on the U.S. Commitment to Global Health (Ruger JP, Global Health Governance Panel Member). The U.S. Commitment to Global Health: Recommendations for the Public and Private Sectors, Institute of Medicine (IOM), Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2009.
Committee on Planning the Assessment/Evaluation of Programs Implemented Under the U.S. Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008 (Ruger JP, Committee Member). Strategic Approach to the Evaluation of Programs Implemented Under The Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde U.S. Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008. Institute of Medicine (IOM), Washington D.C.: The National Academies Press, 2010.
Ruger JP, Jamison DT, Bloom DE, and Canning D. “Health and the Economy,” In M. Merson, R. Black, and A. Mills (Eds.), Global Health: Diseases, Programs, Systems, and Policies, 3rd Edition, Burlington, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning, 2012: 757-814.
Ruger JP. “Global Health Justice,” In D. Hicks and T. Williamson (Eds.), Leadership and Global Justice, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012: 113-29.
Ruger JP. “Global Health Governance as Shared Health Governance,” In I.G. Cohen (Ed.), The Globalization of Health Care: Legal and Ethical Issues, New York: Oxford University Press, 2013: 381-402.
U.S. National Cancer Institute and World Health Organization (Ruger JP, contributing author). The Economics of Tobacco and Tobacco Control, Bethesda, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute; and Geneva, CH: World Health Organization, 2016.
Ruger JP. “Global Health Inequalities and Justice,” In M. Rivkin-Fish, M. Buchbinder and R. Walker (Eds.), Comparing Approaches to Health Inequalities and Justice: A Dialogue on Theory, Method, and (Inter)-Disciplinarity, University of North Carolina Press, in press.
McCoy M, Schmidt H, Ruger JP, and Danis M. “The Role of Public Engagement in Priority Setting,” In O. Norheim, E. Emanuel, D. Jamison, K. Johansson, J. Millum, T. Ottersen, J.P. Ruger, and S. Verguet (Eds.), Global Health Priority-Setting: Beyond Cost Effectiveness, Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, in press.
Shawar YR, and Ruger JP. “The World Bank: Contested Institutional Progress in Rights-Based Health Discourse,” In B.M. Meier and L.O. Gostin (Eds.), Human Rights in Global Health: Rights-Based Governance for a Globalizing World, Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, in press.