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Barış K. Yörük

Associate Professor of Economics

Research Fellow (CESifo)

Department of Economics, Hudson 209, University at Albany, State University of New York, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA.

PH: (518) 442-3175        E-mail: [email protected]

Recent Selected Publications                                                                                                                       

  • The effects of the 2010 Affordable Care Act dependent care provision on family structure and public program participation among young adults, 2019, Review of the Economics of the Household, 17, 1133- 1161 (with P. Chatterji and X. Liu).
  • Did legalization of Sunday alcohol sales increase crime in the United States? Evidence from seven states, 2018, Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 79, 816-825 (with J. Lee).
  • The impact of the false ID laws on alcohol consumption among young adults: New results from the NLSY97. 2018, Journal of Health Economics, 57, 191-194.
  • Health insurance coverage and risky health behaviors among young adults, 2017, B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, 17, 1-21.
  • Charity ratings, 2016, Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 25, 195-219. Media Coverage: JEMS Feature Article, Chronicle of Philanthropy
  • The impact of restaurant smoking bans on dining out expenditures: Evidence from panel data, 2015, Journal of Urban Economics, 88, 38-49 (with Dohyung Kim).
  • 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, Wall Street Journal, Newsmax, New York Post, Medical Daily
  • The impact of charitable subsidies on religious giving and attendance: Evidence from panel data, 2013, Review of Economics and Statistics, 95, 1708-1721.

Publications and working papers @ RePEc

Citations @ Google Scholar