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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

Selected Publications                                                                                                                       

  • Charity ratings, forthcoming in Journal of Economics and Management Strategy.
  • Can technology help to reduce underage drinking? Evidence from the false ID laws with scanner provision, 2014, Journal of Health Economics, 36, 33-46.
  • The impact of charitable subsidies on religious giving and attendance: Evidence from panel data, 2013, Review of Economics and Statistics, 95, 1708-1721.
  • The effect of media on charitable giving and volunteering: Evidence from the "Give Five" campaign, 2012, Journal of Policy Analysis & Management, 31, 813-836.
  • The impact of minimum legal drinking age laws on alcohol consumption, smoking, and marijuana use: Evidence from a regression discontinuity design using exact date of birth, 2011,  Journal of Health Economics, 30, 740-752 (with C. Ertan Yörük).
  • Charitable giving by married couples revisited, 2010, Journal of Human Resources, 45, 497-516.
  • How responsive are charitable donors to requests to give?, 2009, Journal of Public Economics, 93, 1111-1117.

Publications and working papers @ RePEc

Citations @ Google Scholar