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Barış K. Yörük

Associate Professor of Economics

Research Affiliate (CESifo)

Department of Economics, BA 129D, University at Albany, State University of New York, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA.

PH: (518) 442-3175        E-mail: byoruk@albany.edu

Recent Publications                                                                                                                       

  • The impact of restaurant smoking bans on dining out expenditures: Evidence from panel data, forthcoming in Journal of Urban Economics (with Dohyung Kim).
  • Charity ratings, forthcoming in Journal of Economics and Management Strategy.
  • Alcohol consumption and risky sexual behavior among young adults: Evidence from minimum legal drinking age laws, 2015, Journal of Population Economics. 28, 133-157 (with C. Ertan Yörük).
  • Can technology help to reduce underage drinking? Evidence from the false ID laws with scanner provision, 2014, Journal of Health Economics, 36, 33-46.
  • Does giving to charity lead to better health? Evidence from tax subsidies for charitable giving, 2014, Journal of Economic Psychology. 45, 71-83. Media Coverage: Wall Street Journal, Pacific Standard, Deseret News National
  • The impact of charitable subsidies on religious giving and attendance: Evidence from panel data, 2013, Review of Economics and Statistics, 95, 1708-1721.
  • The impact of minimum legal drinking age laws on alcohol consumption, smoking, and marijuana use revisited, 2013, Journal of Health Economics, 32, 477-479 (with C. Ertan Yörük).

Publications and working papers @ RePEc

Citations @ Google Scholar