Jody L. Sindelar

Yale School of Public Health
Yale University School of Medicine
60 College Street, P.O. Box 208034
New Haven, CT 06520-8034
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NBER Program Affiliations: HE
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: Yale University

NBER Working Papers and Publications

November 2017Leaving Money on the Table? Suboptimal Enrollment in the New Social Pension Program in China
with Xi Chen, Lipeng Hu: w24065

Published: Xi Chen & Lipeng Hu & Jody Sindelar, 2019. "Leaving Money on the Table? Suboptimal Enrollment in the New Social Pension Program in China," The Journal of the Economics of Ageing, . citation courtesy of

September 2017Should Flavors be Banned in E-cigarettes? Evidence on Adult Smokers and Recent Quitters from a Discrete Choice Experiment
with John Buckell, Joachim Marti: w23865
March 2016To ‘Vape’ or Smoke? A Discrete Choice Experiment Among U.S. Adult Smokers
with Joachim Marti, John Buckell, Johanna Catherine Maclean: w22079
December 2013The Roles of Assimilation and Ethnic Enclave Residence in Immigrant Smoking
with Johanna Catherine Maclean, Douglas Webber: w19753
February 2011The Impact of Early Occupational Choice On Health Behaviors
with Inas Rashad Kelly, Dhaval M. Dave, William T. Gallo: w16803

Published: Dave, D. M., Kelly, I., Sindelar, J., Gallo, W. (2012). The Impact of Early Occupational Choice on Health Behaviors. Review of Economics of the Household. citation courtesy of

August 2009The Impact of Job Stress on Smoking and Quitting: Evidence from the HRS
with Padmaja Ayyagari: w15232

Published: Padmaja Ayyagari & Jody L. Sindelar, 2010. "The Impact of Job Stress on Smoking and Quitting: Evidence from the HRS," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, Berkeley Electronic Press, vol. 10(1). citation courtesy of

Estimating Causal Effects of Early Occupational Choice on Later Health: Evidence Using the PSID
with Jason M. Fletcher: w15256
July 2009Tobacco Use, Taxation and Self Control in Adolescence
with Jason M. Fletcher, Partha Deb: w15130
Job Loss: Eat, drink and try to be merry?
with Partha Deb, William T. Gallo, Padmaja Ayyagari, Jason M. Fletcher: w15122
Sin Taxes: Do Heterogeneous Responses Undercut Their Value?
with Padmaja Ayyagari, Partha Deb, Jason Fletcher, William T. Gallo: w15124
June 2009Cumulative Effects of Job Characteristics on Health
with Jason M. Fletcher, Shintaro Yamaguchi: w15121

Published: Jason M. Fletcher & Jody L. Sindelar & Shintaro Yamaguchi, 2011. "Cumulative effects of job characteristics on health," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 20(5), pages 553-570, May. citation courtesy of

October 2008Work Expectations, Realizations, and Depression in Older Workers
with Tracy A. Falba, William T. Gallo: w14435

Published: Work expectations, realizations, and depression in older workers. Tracy A Falba, Jody L Sindelar, William T Gallo Economics Department, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA. The Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics (Impact Factor: 0.97). 12/2009; 12(4):175-86.

December 2007Impact of First Occupation on Health at Older Ages
with Jason Fletcher, Tracy Falba, Patricia Keenan, William T. Gallo: w13715

Published: J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 2009 Jan;64(1):118-24. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbn006. Epub 2009 Feb 4. The impact of occupation on self-rated health: cross-sectional and longitudinal evidence from the health and retirement survey. Gueorguieva R, Sindelar JL, Falba TA, Fletcher JM, Keenan P, Wu R, Gallo WT. Source Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT 06520-8034, USA.

September 2006Willingness to Pay for Drug Rehabilitation: Implications for Cost Recovery
with David Bishai: w12506

Published: Bishai, D. & Sindelar, J. & Ricketts, E.P. & Huettner, S. & Cornelius, L. & Lloyd, J.J. & Havens, J.R. & Latkin, C.A. & Strathdee, S.A., 2008. "Willingness to pay for drug rehabilitation: Implications for cost recovery," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 27(4), pages 959-972, July. citation courtesy of

December 2004Tobacco Spending and its Crowd-Out of Other Goods
with Susan H. Busch, Mireia Jofre-Bonet, Tracy A. Falba: w10974

Published: Busch, Susan H., Mireia Jofre-Bonet, Tracy A. Falba, and Jody L. Sindelar. "Burning a Hole in the Budget: Tobacco Spending and Its Crowd-Out of Other Goods." Applied Health Economics and Health Policy 3, 4 (2004): 263-72.

September 2004Does the Impact of Managed Care on Substance Abuse Treatment Services Vary By Profit Status?
with Todd Olmstead: w10745

Published: Olmstead, T and JL Sindelar. "Does the impact of managed care on substance abuse treatment services vary by profit status?" Health Services Research 40(6 Pt 1) (December 2005): 1862–1882.

July 2002Drug Treatment as a Crime Fighting Tool
with Mireia Jofre-Bonet: w9038
May 1995Employment, Unemployment, and Problem Drinking
with John Mullahy: w5123

Published: Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 15 (1996): 409-434. citation courtesy of

August 1994Optimal Regulation of Multiply-Regulated Industries: The Case of Physician Services
with John A. Rizzo: w4822

Published: Southern Economic Journal, Vol.62 (April 1996): 966-978.

February 1994Health, Income, and Risk Aversion: Assessing Some Welfare Costs of Alcoholism and Poor Health
with John Mullahy: w4649

Published: Journal of Human Resources, vol XXX, no. 3, Summer 1995, pp 439-459 citation courtesy of

November 1991Alcoholism, Work, and Income Over the Life Cycle
with John Mullahy: w3909

Published: "Alcoholism, Work and Income," Journal of Labor Economics, Volume 11, No. 3(1993): 494-520.

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