Sara Helms

Samford University

Assistant Professor

800 Lakeshore Drive

Birmingham, AL 35229

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

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CITATIONS
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4

Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

The Influence of Religiosity on Charitable Behavior: A COPPS Investigation

The Journal of Socio-Economics, Volume 41, Issue 4, August 2012, Pages 373–383,
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2012
Sara Helms and Jeremy P. Thornton
Samford University and Samford University - Brock School of Business
Downloads 99 (200,410)

Abstract:

charitable giving, elasticity, religion, COPPS

2.

Afterlife Incentives in Charitable Giving

Applied Economics, Vol. 45, No. 19, 2013
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2013
Jeremy P. Thornton and Sara Helms
Samford University - Brock School of Business and Samford University
Downloads 84 (222,873)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Religion, Charitable Giving

3.

Choosing to Give More: Experimental Evidence on Restricted Gifts and Charitable Behavior

Applied Economics Letters, Volume 19, Issue 8, 2012, pages 745-748
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2012
Samford University, Washington College - Department of Economics and Samford University - Brock School of Business
Downloads 48 (308,416)

Abstract:

Restricted Gifts, Charity, Altriusm, Nonprofit, Experiment

4.

New Evidence on Charitable Gift Restrictions

Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 20, No. 17, 2013
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2016
Samford University - Brock School of Business, Samford University and Washington College - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Charitable giving, gift restrictions, experiment, donor behavior

5.

An Evangelical Anomaly: Religious Observance and Intertemporal Choice

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 Dec 2013
Samford University - Brock School of Business, Samford University - Sociology and Samford University
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Abstract:

religion, human capital, time preference

6.

How Social Processes Distort Measurement: The Impact of Survey Nonresponse on Estimates of Volunteer Work

NBER Working Paper No. w14076
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
University of Maryland - Joint Program in Survey Methodology and Department of Economics, Samford University and University of Maryland - Department of Sociology
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Citation 1

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7.

How Do Municipal Bonds Behave Without Tax-Exemption?

Journal of Investing, 25 (4), Winter 2016, pp. 51-63.
Posted: 24 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2017
Samford University, Independent and Samford University

Abstract:

Municipal bonds, tax-exemption policy, Build America Bonds (BABs)

8.

Divine Restraint: An Experimental Analysis of Religious Preference and Intertemporal Discounting

Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2016
Samford University - Brock School of Business, Samford University - Sociology and Samford University
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Abstract:

religion, charitable giving, discount, experiment, Mturk