Sara Markowitz

Emory University

Associate Professor

201 Dowman Drive

Atlanta, GA 30322

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

365 Fifth Avenue, 5th Floor

New York, NY 10016-4309

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Citation 7

Incentives in Obesity and Health Insurance

NBER Working Paper No. w13113
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Inas Rashad Kelly and Sara Markowitz
CUNY Queens College and Emory University
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Citation 7

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Incentives in Obesity and Health Insurance

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 20 Jun 2007
Inas Rashad Kelly and Sara Markowitz
CUNY Queens College and Emory University

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obesity, health insurance, moral hazard

Suicidal Behavior and the Labor Market Productivity of Young Adults

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1547
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Apr 2005
Erdal Tekin and Sara Markowitz
Georgia State University - Department of Economics and Emory University
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suicide, wage, employment

Suicidal Behavior and the Labor Market Productivity of Young Adults

NBER Working Paper No. w11238
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2010
Erdal Tekin and Sara Markowitz
Georgia State University - Department of Economics and Emory University
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An Investigation of the Effects of Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol Policies on Youth Risky Sexual Behaviors

NBER Working Paper No. w11378
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 04 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2010
Sara Markowitz, Robert Kaestner and Michael Grossman
Emory University, University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), NY Office
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An Economic Analysis of Alcohol, Drugs, and Violent Crime in the National Crime Victimization Survey

NBER Working Paper No. w7982
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Oct 2000
Sara Markowitz
Emory University
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Does the Length of Maternity Leave Affect Maternal Health?

NBER Working Paper No. w10206
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Jan 2004
Pinka Chatterji and Sara Markowitz
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Emory University
Downloads 60 (286,727)
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Alcohol Abuse and Suicide Attempts Among Youth - Correlation or Causation?

NBER Working Paper No. w9638
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Apr 2003
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Bentley University - Department of Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs and Emory University
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The Effects of Alcohol Regulation on Physical Child Abuse

NBER Working Paper No. w6629
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Sep 1998
Sara Markowitz and Michael Grossman
Emory University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), NY Office
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The Effects of Pharmaceutical Marketing and Promotion on Adverse Drug Events and Regulation

NBER Working Paper No. w14634
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Jan 2009
Guy David, Sara Markowitz and Seth Richards-Shubik
University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Systems Department, Emory University and Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
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The Effects of Pharmaceutical Marketing and Promotion on Adverse Drug Events and Regulation

American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 2 (November 2010): 1-25
Posted: 15 Mar 2015
Seth Richards-Shubik, Guy David and Sara Markowitz
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Systems Department and Emory University

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Even for Teenagers, Money Does Not Grow on Trees: Teenage Substance Use and Budget Constraints

NBER Working Paper No. w12300
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2010
Sara Markowitz and John A. Tauras
Emory University and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Relationships between Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment and Juvenile Crime

NBER Working Paper No. w9952
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2010
Alison Cuellar, Sara Markowitz and Anne M. Libby
Columbia University - Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University and University of Colorado at Denver - Health Sciences Center
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The Price of Alcohol, Wife Abuse, and Husband Abuse

NBER Working Paper No. w6916
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Mar 1999
Sara Markowitz
Emory University
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The Role of Alcohol and Drug Consumption in Determining Physical Fights and Weapon Carrying by Teenagers

NBER Working Paper No. w7500
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Mar 2000
Sara Markowitz
Emory University
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Alcohol Regulation and Violence on College Campuses

NBER Working Paper No. w7129
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 31 Aug 1999
Michael Grossman and Sara Markowitz
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), NY Office and Emory University
Downloads 42 (346,244)
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I Did What Last Night?!!! Adolescent Risky Sexual Behaviors and Substance Use

NBER Working Paper No. w9244
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Oct 2002
Michael Grossman and Sara Markowitz
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), NY Office and Emory University
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Citation 13

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A Cure for Crime? Psycho-Pharmaceuticals and Crime Trends

NBER Working Paper No. w15354
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Sep 2009
Dave E. Marcotte and Sara Markowitz
University of Maryland Baltimore County and Emory University
Downloads 39 (359,161)
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Lighting Up and Slimming Down: The Effects of Body Weight and Cigarette Prices on Adolescent Smoking Initiation

NBER Working Paper No. w9561
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Mar 2003 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2010
John Cawley, Sara Markowitz and John A. Tauras
Cornell University - College of Human Ecology, Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM), Emory University and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Economics
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An Investigation of the Effects of Alcohol Policies on Youth Stds

NBER Working Paper No. w10949
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Dec 2004
Michael Grossman, Robert Kaestner and Sara Markowitz
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), NY Office, University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs and Emory University
Downloads 37 (362,586)
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Substance Use and Suicidal Behaviors Among Young Adults

NBER Working Paper No. w8810
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Feb 2002 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2010
Emory University, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs and Bentley University - Department of Economics
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Alcohol Regulation and Violence Towards Children

NBER Working Paper No. w6359
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Jul 2000
Sara Markowitz and Michael Grossman
Emory University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), NY Office
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Get High and Get Stupid: The Effect of Alcohol and Marijuana Use on Teen Sexual Behavior

NBER Working Paper No. w9216
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Sep 2002 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2010
Robert Kaestner, Michael Grossman and Sara Markowitz
University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), NY Office and Emory University
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Criminal Violence and Alcohol Beverage Control: Evidence from an International Study

NBER Working Paper No. w7481
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Mar 2000
Sara Markowitz
Emory University
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Are Mental Health Insurance Mandates Effective? Evidence from Suicides

NBER Working Paper No. w9994
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Sep 2003
Jonathan Klick and Sara Markowitz
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Emory University
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Toward a Framework for Improving Health Care Financing for an Aging Population: The Case of Israel

NBER Working Paper No. w8415
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Aug 2001
Dov Chernichovsky and Sara Markowitz
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and NBER and Emory University
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The Impact of Maternal Alcohol and Illicit Drug Use on Children's Behavior Problems: Evidence from the Children of the National Longitudinal Survey..

NBER Working Paper No. w7692
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 May 2000
Pinka Chatterji and Sara Markowitz
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Emory University
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The Impact of Lending, Borrowing, and Anti-Smoking Policies on Cigarette Consumption by Teens

NBER Working Paper No. w8844
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Mar 2002
Brett Katzman, Sara Markowitz and Kerry Anne McGeary
University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics, Emory University and Ball State University - Department of Economics
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Medicaid Policy Changes in Mental Health Care and Their Effect on Mental Health Outcomes

NBER Working Paper No. w12232
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 May 2006
Alison Cuellar and Sara Markowitz
Columbia University - Department of Health Policy and Management and Emory University
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The Effect of Child Access Prevention Laws on Non-Fatal Gun Injuries

NBER Working Paper No. w11613
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Jeffrey S. DeSimone and Sara Markowitz
University of Texas at Arlington - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Emory University
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Side Effects of Competition: The Role of Advertising and Promotion in Pharmaceutical Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w17162
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Jun 2011
Guy David and Sara Markowitz
University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Systems Department and Emory University
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Prices and Cigarette Demand: Evidence from Youth Tobacco Use in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w15781
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2010
Deliana Kostova, Hana Ross, Evan Blecher and Sara Markowitz
Emory University - Department of Economics, University of Cape Town, American Cancer Society and Emory University
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Can a Rational Choice Framework Make Sense of Anorexia Nervosa?

NBER Working Paper No. w14838
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
George Washington University - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Department of Economics, Emory University and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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Effects of Bicycle Helmet Laws on Children's Injuries

NBER Working Paper No. w18773
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Feb 2013
Pinka Chatterji and Sara Markowitz
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Emory University
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The Effectiveness of Cigarette Regulations in Reducing Cases of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

NBER Working Paper No. w12527
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Sep 2006
Sara Markowitz
Emory University
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Family Leave after Childbirth and the Health of New Mothers

NBER Working Paper No. w14156
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2010
Pinka Chatterji and Sara Markowitz
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Emory University
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Are Pink Slips Better than Flu Shots? the Effects of Employment on Influenza Rates

NBER Working Paper No. w15796
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2010
Sara Markowitz, Erik Nesson and Joshua J. Robinson
Emory University, Ball State University - Department of Economics and University of Alabama at Birmingham
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Early Maternal Employment and Family Wellbeing

NBER Working Paper No. w17212
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Jul 2011
Pinka Chatterji, Sara Markowitz and Jeanne Brooks-Gunn
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Emory University and Columbia University - Teachers' College
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Where There's Smoking, There's Fire: the Effects of Smoking Policies on the Incidence of Fires in the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w16625
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Dec 2010
Sara Markowitz
Emory University
Downloads 10 (480,604)

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Smoking Policies and Birth Outcomes: Estimates from a New Era

NBER Working Paper No. w17160
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Jun 2011
Emory University, Emory University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Estimating the Relationship between Alcohol Policies and Criminal Violence and Victimization

NBER Working Paper No. w17918
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Mar 2012
Emory University, Ball State University - Department of Economics, IMPAQ International, LLC, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, City University of New York, CUNY Hunter College - Department of Economics, IMPAQ International, LLC and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
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The Effects of Alcohol Policies in Reducing Entry Rates and Time Spent in Foster Care

NBER Working Paper No. w16915
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Apr 2011
Emory University, George Mason University, University of Southern California and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), NY Office
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Effects of State-Level Earned Income Tax Credit Laws in the U.S. On Maternal Health Behaviors and Infant Health Outcomes

NBER Working Paper No. w23714
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Aug 2017
Emory University, University of Florida - Institute for Child Health Policy, University of North Texas, University of West Florida and University of Florida, College of Medicine
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Competitive Effects of Scope of Practice Restrictions: Public Health or Public Harm?

NBER Working Paper No. w22780
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 31 Oct 2016
Emory University, Emory University, Emory University and Emory University
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The Pass‐Through of Beer Taxes to Prices: Evidence from State and Federal Tax Changes

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 54, Issue 4, pp. 1946-1962, 2016
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 31 Aug 2016
Vinish Shrestha and Sara Markowitz
Emory University and Emory University
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The Effect of Regulated Competition on Pharmaceutical Advertising and Promotion

Eastern Economic Journal, Vol. 41, Issue 1, pp. 24-39, 2015
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Dec 2014
Guy David and Sara Markowitz
University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Systems Department and Emory University
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Alcohol Policies and Child Maltreatment

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 13 Jun 2007
Michael Grossman and Sara Markowitz
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), NY Office and Emory University

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alcohol, prices, child maltreatment