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February 2013Effects of Bicycle Helmet Laws on Children's Injuries
with Pinka Chatterji: w18773
March 2012Estimating the Relationship between Alcohol Policies and Criminal Violence and Victimization
with Erik Nesson, Eileen Poe-Yamagata, Curtis Florence, Partha Deb, Tracy Andrews, Sarah Beth L. Barnett : w17918

Published: Sara Markowitz & Erik Nesson & Eileen Poe-Yamagata & Curtis Florence & Partha Deb & Tracy Andrews & Sarah Beth L. Barnett, 2012. "Estimating the Relationship between Alcohol Policies and Criminal Violence and Victimization," German Economic Review, Verein für Socialpolitik, vol. 13(4), pages 416-435, November.

July 2011Early Maternal Employment and Family Wellbeing
with Pinka Chatterji, Jeanne Brooks-Gunn: w17212
June 2011Smoking Policies and Birth Outcomes: Estimates From a New Era
with E. Kathleen Adams, Patricia M. Dietz, Viji Kannan, Van Tong: w17160
Side Effects of Competition: the Role of Advertising and Promotion in Pharmaceutical Markets
with Guy David: w17162
March 2011The Effects of Alcohol Policies in Reducing Entry Rates and Time Spent in Foster Care
with Alison Evans Cuellar, Ryan M. Conrad, Michael Grossman: w16915

“Alcohol Control and Foster Care” (with Sara Markowitz, Alison Cuellar, and Ryan Conrad). Review of Economics of the Household, forthcoming

December 2010Where There's Smoking, There's Fire: The Effects of Smoking Policies on the Incidence of Fires in the United States.
w16625

Health Economics (forthcoming)

March 2010Are Pink Slips Better Than Flu Shots? The Effects of Employment on Influenza Rates
with Erik Nesson, Joshua Robinson: w15796
February 2010Prices and Cigarette Demand: Evidence from Youth Tobacco Use in Developing Countries
with Deliana Kostova, Hana Ross, Evan Blecher: w15781

Published: Deliana Kostova, Hana Ross , Evan Blecher, and Sara Markowitz. Is youth smoking responsive to cigarette prices? Evidence from low - and middle - income countries . Tobacco Control 2011; 20 : 419 - 424

September 2009A Cure for Crime? Psycho-Pharmaceuticals and Crime Trends
with Dave E. Marcotte: w15354

Published: Dave E. Marcotte & Sara Markowitz, 2011. "A cure for crime? Psycho‐pharmaceuticals and crime trends," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 30(1), pages 29-56, December.

April 2009Can A Rational Choice Framework Make Sense of Anorexia Nervosa?
with Robert S. Goldfarb, Thomas C. Leonard, Steven Suranovic: w14838
January 2009The Effects of Pharmaceutical Marketing and Promotion on Adverse Drug Events and Regulation
with Guy David, Seth Richards: w14634

Published: Guy David & Sara Markowitz & Seth Richards-Shubik, 2010. "The Effects of Pharmaceutical Marketing and Promotion on Adverse Drug Events and Regulation," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 2(4), pages 1-25, November.

July 2008Family Leave after Childbirth and the Health of New Mothers
with Pinka Chatterji: w14156

Published: “Family Leave after Childbirth and the Health of New Mothers” (with Pinka Chatterji). Journal of Men tal Health Policy and Economics. 15:2 (June 2012) 61 - 76

May 2007Incentives in Obesity and Health Insurance
with Inas Rashad: w13113

Published: Kelly, Inas Rashad; Markowitz, Sara. Incentives in Obesity and Health Insurance. Inquiry, 46(4): 418-432, Winter 2009.

September 2006The Effectiveness of Cigarette Regulations in Reducing Cases of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
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Published: Markowitz, Sara, 2008. "The effectiveness of cigarette regulations in reducing cases of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 27(1), pages 106-133, January.

June 2006Even For Teenagers, Money Does Not Grow on Trees: Teenage Substance Use and Budget Constraints
with John Tauras: w12300

Published: Markowitz, S and Tauras, J "Even For Teenagers, Money Does Not Grow on Trees: Teenage Substance Use and Budget Constraints" Cited in London Financial Times, September 23, 2006.

May 2006Medicaid Policy Changes in Mental Health Care and Their Effect on Mental Health Outcomes
with Alison Cuellar: w12232

Published: Cuellar, Alison Evans & Markowitz, Sara, 2007. "Medicaid policy changes in mental health care and their effect on mental health outcomes," Health Economics, Policy and Law, Cambridge University Press, vol. 2(01), pages 23-49, January.

September 2005The Effect of Child Access Prevention Laws on Non-Fatal Gun Injuries
with Jeff DeSimone: w11613
May 2005An Investigation of the Effects of Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol Policies on Youth Risky Sexual Behaviors
with Robert Kaestner, Michael Grossman: w11378

Published: Markowitz, Sara, Robert Kaestner and Michael Grossman. "An Investigation Of The Effects Of Alcohol Consumption And Alcohol Policies On Youth Risky Sexual Behaviors," American Economic Review, 2005, v95(2,May), 263-266.

April 2005Suicidal Behavior and the Labor Market Productivity of Young Adults
with Erdal Tekin: w11238

Published: Tekin, Erdal and Sara Markowitz. “The Effects of Suicidal Behavior on Productive Activities of Young Adults.” Southern Economic Journal 75,2 (October 2008): 300-331.

December 2004An Investigation of the Effects of Alcohol Policies on Youth STDs
with Michael Grossman, Robert Kaestner: w10949

Published:

  • Sara Markowitz & Robert Kaestner & Michael Grossman, 2005. "An Investigation of the Effects of Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol Policies on Youth Risky Sexual Behaviors," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 95(2), pages 263-266, May. ,
  • Substance Use: Individual Behavior, Social Interaction, Markets and Politics, edited by Bjorn Lindgren and Michael Grossman. Volume 16 of Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research. Amsterdam: JAI, an imprint of Elsevier Ltd., 2005, pp. 229-256

January 2004Does the Length of Maternity Leave Affect Maternal Health?
with Pinka Chatterji: w10206

Published: Chatterji, Pinka and Sara Markowitz. "Does The Length Of Maternity Leave Affect Maternal Health?," Southern Economic Journal, 2005, v72(1,Jul), 16-41.

September 2003Are Mental Health Insurance Mandates Effective? Evidence from Suicides
with Jonathan Klick: w9994

Published: Jonathan Klick & Sara Markowitz, 2006. "Are mental health insurance mandates effective? Evidence from suicides," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 15(1), pages 83-97.

The Relationships between Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment and Juvenile Crime
with Alison Evans Cuellar, Anne M. Libby: w9952
April 2003Alcohol Abuse and Suicide Attempts Among Youth - Correlation or Causation?
with Pinka Chatterji, Dhaval Dave, Robert Kaestner: w9638

Published: Chatterji, Pinka, Dhaval Dave, Robert Kaestner, and Sara Markowitz. “Alcohol Abuse and Suicide Attempts Among Youth." Economics and Human Biology 2, 2 (2004): 159-180.

March 2003Lighting Up and Slimming Down: The Effects of Body Weight and Cigarette Prices on Adolescent Smoking Initiation
with John Cawley, John Tauras: w9561

Published: Cawley, John, Sara Markowitz, and John Tauras. "Lighting Up and Slimming Down: The Effects of Body Weight and Cigarette Prices on Adolescent Smoking Initiation." Journal of Health Economics, March 2004, 23(2): 293-311.

October 2002I Did What Last Night?!!! Adolescent Risky Sexual Behaviors and Substance Use
with Michael Grossman: w9244

Published: Grossman, Michael and Sara Markowitz. "I Did What Last Night? Adolescent Risky Sexual Behaviors And Substance Use," Eastern Economic Journal, 2005, v31(3,Summer), 383-405.

September 2002Get High and Get Stupid: The Effect of Alcohol and Marijuana Use on Teen Sexual Behavior
with Michael Grossman, Robert Kaestner: w9216

Published: Michael Grossman & Robert Kaestner & Sara Markowitz, 2004. "Get High and Get Stupid: The Effect of Alcohol and Marijuana Use on Teen Sexual Behavior," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, vol. 2(4), pages 413-441, 09.

March 2002The Impact of Lending, Borrowing, and Anti-Smoking Policies on Cigarette Consumption by Teens
with Brett Katzman, Kerry Anne McGeary: w8844
February 2002Substance Use and Suicidal Behaviors Among Young Adults
with Pinka Chatterji, Robert Kaestner, Dhaval Dave: w8810

Published: Chatterji, Pinka, Dhaval Dave, Robert Kaestner and Sara Markowitz. “Alcohol Abuse and Suicide Attempts Among Youth—Correlation or Causation?” Economics and Human Biology 2, 2 (2004): 159-180.

August 2001Toward a Framework for Improving Health Care Financing for an Aging Population: The Case of Israel
with Dov Chernichovsky: w8415

Published: "Aging and Aggregate Costs of Medical Care: Conceptual and Policy Issues," Health Economics, Volume 13 Issue 6, Pages 543 - 562 (December 2003)

October 2000An Economic Analysis of Alcohol, Drugs, and Violent Crime in the National Crime Victimization Survey
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Published: Markowitz, Sara. "Alcohol, Drugs And Violent Crime," International Review of Law and Economics, 2005, v25(1,Mar), 20-44.

May 2000The Impact of Maternal Alcohol and Illicit Drug Use on Children's Behavior Problems: Evidence from the Children of the National Longitudinal Survey...
with Pinka Chatterji: w7692

Published: Journal of Health Economics, 20, No.5 (August 2001), 703-731.

January 2000Criminal Violence and Alcohol Beverage Control: Evidence from an International Study
w7481

Published: "The Economic Analysis of Substance Use and Abuse: The Experience of Developed Countries and Lessons for Developing Countries," edited by Michael Grossman and Chee-Ruey Hsieh, Edward Elgar Limited, United Kingdom, 2001.

The Role of Alcohol and Drug Consumption in Determining Physical Fights and Weapon Carrying by Teenagers
w7500

Published: Eastern Economic Journal, 27, No.4 (Fall 2001), 409-432.

May 1999Alcohol Regulation and Violence on College Campuses
with Michael Grossman: w7129

Published: "The Economic Analysis of Substance Use and Abuse: The Experience of Developed Countries and Lessons for Developing Countries," edited by Michael Grossman and Chee-Ruey Hsieh, Edward Elgar Limited, United Kingdom, 2001.

February 1999Alcohol Regulation and Violence Towards Children
with Michael Grossman: w6359

Published: Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 16, no. 3 (July 1996): 309-320.

January 1999The Price of Alcohol, Wife Abuse, and Husband Abuse
w6916

Published: Southern Economic Journal, 67, No.2 (October 2000), 279-303.

July 1998The Effects of Alcohol Regulation on Physical Child Abuse
with Michael Grossman: w6629

Published: Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 19, no. 2 (March 2000): 271-282.

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