|December 2014||The Impact of Education on Health and Health Behavior in a Middle-Income, Low-Education Country|
with Resul Cesur, Bahadir Dursun: w20764
|October 2014||Compulsory Schooling Laws and Formation of Beliefs: Education, Religion and Superstition|
with Luiza Pogorelova: w20557
|April 2014||Economic Well-being and Anti-Semitic, Xenophobic, and Racist Attitudes in Germany|
with Christian Raschke: w20059
|December 2013||Does Secular Education Impact Religiosity, Electoral Participation and the Propensity to Vote for Islamic Parties? Evidence from an Education Reform in a Muslim Country|
with Resul Cesur: w19769
|September 2013||The Impact of Mothers' Earnings on Health Inputs and Infant Health|
with Christian Raschke, Bulent Unel: w19434
|January 2013||Alcohol Consumption, Deterrence and Crime in New York City|
with Hope Corman: w18731
|April 2012||Empowering Women Through Education: Evidence from Sierra Leone|
with Colin Cannonier: w18016
|March 2012||Education, Cognition, Health Knowledge, and Health Behavior|
with Duha Tore Altindag: w17949
Published: “Health Knowledge, Education and the Demand for Health Inputs,” European Journal of Health Economics, (2014), 15(3), pp. 265-79 . (with Naci Mocan). citation courtesy of
|November 2011||Skill-biased Technological Change, Earnings of Unskilled Workers, and Crime|
with Bulent Unel: w17605
|August 2011||Is Leisure a Normal Good? Evidence from the European Parliament|
with Duha Tore Altindag: w17329
Published: “ Salaries and Work Effort: Evidence from the Europea n Parliament ,” with Duha Altı ndag . ( NBER Working Paper No: 17329) . The Economic Journal. December 2013. Vol. 123; pp. 1130 - 67.
|May 2011||Theft and Deterrence|
with William T. Harbaugh, Michael S. Visser: w17059
Published: “ Theft and Deterrence ,” with Bill Harbaugh and Mike Visser. (NBER Working Paper No: 17059). Journal of Labor Research . December 2013. Vol. 34 (4), pp. 389 - 407. citation courtesy of
|September 2010||The Impact of Education on Health Knowledge|
with Duha Tore Altindag, Colin Cannonier: w16422
Published: Altindag, Duha & Cannonier, Colin & Mocan, Naci, 2011. "The impact of education on health knowledge," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 30(5), pages 792-812, October. citation courtesy of
|May 2010||Joblessness and Perceptions about the Effectiveness of Democracy|
with Duha Tore Altindag: w15994
Published: Duha Altindag & Naci Mocan, 2010.
"Joblessness and Perceptions about the Effectiveness of Democracy,"
Journal of Labor Research,
Springer, vol. 31(2), pages 99-123, June.
citation courtesy of
|November 2009||Intended and Unintended Consequences of Prison Reform|
with Richard T. Boylan: w15535
|June 2009||Obesity, Self-esteem and Wages|
with Erdal Tekin: w15101
Published: Obesity, Self-Esteem and Wages, Naci Mocan, Erdal Tekin. in Economic Aspects of Obesity, Grossman and Mocan. 2011
Published: “Vengeance. ” The Review of Economics and Statistics, July 2013. Vol 95:3; pp. 969-82. citation courtesy of
|October 2006||The Impact of Incentives on Human Behavior: Can We Make It Disappear? The Case of the Death Penalty|
with R. Kaj Gittings: w12631
Published: Naci Mocan & Kaj Gittings, 2010.
"The Impact of Incentives on Human Behavior: Can We Make it Disappear? The Case of the Death Penalty,"
in: The Economics of Crime: Lessons for and from Latin America, pages 379-418
National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
|September 2006||An Experimental Test of Criminal Behavior Among Juveniles and Young Adults|
with Michael S. Visser, William T. Harbaugh: w12507
|February 2006||Ugly Criminals|
with Erdal Tekin: w12019
Published: Mocan, Naci and Erdal Tekin. "Ugly Criminals." The Review of Economics and Statistics 92, 1 (2010): 15-30. citation courtesy of
|May 2005||The Determinants of the Willingness to be an Organ Donor|
with Erdal Tekin: w11316
Published: Mocan, Naci and Erdal Tekin. “The Determinants of the Willingness to Donate an Organ among Young Adults: Evidence from the United States and the European Union.” Social Science and Medicine 65, 12 (December 2007): 2527-2538.
|March 2005||Asymmetric Crime Cycles|
with Turan G. Bali: w11210
Published: H. Naci Mocan & Turan G. Bali, 2010. "Asymmetric Crime Cycles," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 92(4), pages 899-911, 01. citation courtesy of
|May 2004||What Determines Corruption? International Evidence from Micro Data|
Published: Naci Mocan, 2008.
"What Determines Corruption? International Evidence From Microdata,"
Western Economic Association International, vol. 46(4), pages 493-510, October.
citation courtesy of
|July 2003||Guns, Drugs and Juvenile Crime: Evidence from a Panel of Siblings and Twins|
with Erdal Tekin: w9824
Published: Mocan, H Naci & Tekin, Erdal, 2006. "Guns and Juvenile Crime," Journal of Law & Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 49(2), pages 507-31, October.
|February 2003||Who Shall Live and Who Shall Die? An Analysis of Prisoners on Death Row in the United States|
with Laura Argys: w9507
Published: Argys, Laura and Naci Mocan. “Who Shall Live and Who Shall Die? An Analysis of Prisoners on Death Row in the United States." Journal of Legal Studies 33, 2 (June 2004): 255-282. citation courtesy of
|September 2002||Catholic Schools and Bad Behavior: A Propensity Score Matching Analysis|
with Erdal Tekin: w9172
Published: Mocan Naci H. & Tekin Erdal, 2006. "Catholic Schools and Bad Behavior: A Propensity Score Matching Analysis," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 5(1), pages 1-36, May. citation courtesy of
|July 2002||Carrots, Sticks and Broken Windows|
with Hope Corman: w9061
Published: Corman, Hope and Naci Mocan. "Carrots, Sticks, and Broken Windows," Journal of Law and Economics, 2005, v48(1,Apr), 235-266. citation courtesy of
|December 2001||Pardons, Executions and Homicide|
with R. Kaj Gittings: w8639
- Mocan, H. Naci and Kaj Gittings. “Getting Off Death Row: Commuted Sentences and the Deterrent Effect of Capital Punishment." Journal of Law and Economics 46, 2 (October 2003): 453-78.
- Ehrlich, Isaac and Zhiqiang Liu (eds.) The Economics of Crime. Edward Elgar, 2006.
|May 2001||Can Consumers Detect Lemons? Information Asymmetry in the Market for Child Care|
Published: Naci Mocan, 2007. "Can consumers detect lemons? An empirical analysis of information asymmetry in the market for child care," Journal of Population Economics, Springer, vol. 20(4), pages 743-780, October.
|October 2000||Nonprofit Sector and Part-Time Work: An Analysis of Employer-Employee Matched Data of Child Care Workers|
with Erdal Tekin: w7977
Published: "Nonprofit Sector and Part-Time Work: An Analysis of Employer-Employee Matched Data of Child Care Workers", The Review of Economics and Statistics, February 2003, Vol. 85, No. 1, pp.38-50. citation courtesy of
|April 2000||The Demand for Medical Care in Urban China|
with Erdal Tekin, Jeffrey S. Zax: w7673
Published: Mocan, H. Naci & Tekin, Erdal & Zax, Jeffrey S., 2004. "The Demand for Medical Care in Urban China," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 32(2), pages 289-304, February. citation courtesy of
|March 2000||A Dynamic Model of Differential Human Capital and Criminal Activity|
with Stephen C. Billups, Jody Overland: w7584
Published: Mocan, H. Naci, Stephen C. Billups and Jody Overland. "A Dynamic Model Of Differential Human Capital And Criminal Activity," Economica, 2005, v72(288,Nov), 655-681. citation courtesy of
|October 1999||Economic Conditions, Deterrence and Juvenile Crime: Evidence from Micro Data|
with Daniel I. Rees: w7405
Published: H. Naci Mocan & Daniel I. Rees, 2005. "Economic Conditions, Deterrence and Juvenile Crime: Evidence from Micro Data," American Law and Economics Review, Oxford University Press, vol. 7(2), pages 319-349. citation courtesy of
|July 1999||The Supply of Quality in Child Care Centers|
with David M. Blau: w7225
Published: Published as "The Supply of Quality in Child Care Centers" in the Review of Economics and Statistics; August 2002, 84(3): 483-496. citation courtesy of
|December 1997||The Determinants of Child Care Workers' Wages and Compensation: Sectoral Differences, Human Capital, Race, Insiders and Outsiders|
with Deborah Viola: w6328
|February 1996||A Time-Series Analysis of Crime and Drug Use in New York City|
with Hope Corman: w5463
Published: Published as "A Time-Series Analysis of Crime, Deterrence, and Drug Abuse in New York City" in the American Economic Review; June 2000, 90(3): 584-604 .
|October 1995||The Child Care Industry: Cost Functions, Efficiency, and Quality|
Published: Published as "Cost Functions, Efficiency, and Quality in Day Care Centers," Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 32, no. 4 (Fall 1997): 861-891.
|February 1995||Quality Adjusted Cost Functions for Child Care Centers|
Published: American Economic Review, vol. 82, no. 2, pp. 409-412 (May 1995). citation courtesy of
|May 1993||Illicit Drug Use and Health: Analysis and Projections of New York City Birth Outcomes Using a Kalman Filter Model|
with Kudret Topyan: w4359
Published: Southern Economic Journal vol.62, no.1, pp.164-182. july 1995
|February 1992||The Consequences and Costs of Maternal Substance Abuse in New York City|
with Theodore Joyce, Andrew D. Racine: w3987
Published: Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 11, pp. 297-314 (1992).
|May 1991||Unemployment and Infant Health: Times-Series Evidence from the State of Tennessee|
with Theodore J. Joyce: w3694
Published: Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 185-203 (Winter 1993). citation courtesy of
|November 1989||Business Cycles and Fertility Dynamics in the U.S.: A Vector-Autoregressive Model|
Published: "Business Cycles and Fertility Dynamics in the United States: A Vector Autoregressive Model." From Journal of Population Economics, Vol. 3, pp. 125- 146, (1990).
|June 1989||The Impact of a Ban on Legalized Abortion on Adolescent Childbearing in New York City|
with Theodore J. Joyce: w3002
Published: "The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Adolescent Childbearing in New York City." From American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 80, No. 3, pp. 273-278 , (March 1990).