Resul Cesur

University of Connecticut
School of Business
2100 Hillside Road
Storrs, CT 06269
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NBER Program Affiliations: HE
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliations: University of Connecticut and IZA

NBER Working Papers and Publications

May 2020Post-9/11 War Deployments Increased Crime among Veterans
with Joseph J. Sabia, Erdal Tekin: w27279
September 2019Did the War on Terror Ignite an Opioid Epidemic?
with Joseph J. Sabia, W. David Bradford: w26264
March 2019Do Minimum Wage Increases Reduce Crime?
with Zachary S. Fone, Joseph J. Sabia: w25647
February 2019Socialized Healthcare and Women’s Fertility Decisions
with Pinar Mine Gunes, Erdal Tekin, Aydogan Ulker: w25605
August 2018Traumatic Health Shocks and Spiritual Capital
with Travis Freidman, Joseph J. Sabia: w24954
June 2017The Value of Mandating Maternal Education in a Developing Country
with Bahadir Dursun, Inas Rashad Kelly: w23492
August 2016Can Natural Gas Save Lives? Evidence from the Deployment of a Fuel Delivery System in a Developing Country
with Erdal Tekin, Aydogan Ulker: w22522

Published: Resul Cesur & Erdal Tekin & Aydogan Ulker, 2018. "Can natural gas save lives? Evidence from the deployment of a fuel delivery system in a developing country," Journal of Health Economics, . citation courtesy of

August 2015The Value of Socialized Medicine: The Impact of Universal Primary Healthcare Provision on Mortality Rates in Turkey
with Pınar Mine Güneş, Erdal Tekin, Aydogan Ulker: w21510

Published: Cesur, Resul & Güneş, Pınar Mine & Tekin, Erdal & Ulker, Aydogan, 2017. "The value of socialized medicine: The impact of universal primary healthcare provision on mortality rates in Turkey," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 150(C), pages 75-93. citation courtesy of

December 2014The Impact of Education on Health and Health Behavior in a Middle-Income, Low-Education Country
with Bahadir Dursun, Naci Mocan: w20764
December 2013Does Secular Education Impact Religiosity, Electoral Participation and the Propensity to Vote for Islamic Parties? Evidence from an Education Reform in a Muslim Country
with Naci H. Mocan: w19769
January 2013Air Pollution and Infant Mortality: Evidence from the Expansion of Natural Gas Infrastructure
with Erdal Tekin, Aydogan Ulker: w18736

Published: Resul Cesur & Erdal Tekin & Aydogan Ulker, 2017. "Air Pollution and Infant Mortality: Evidence from the Expansion of Natural Gas Infrastructure," The Economic Journal, vol 127(600), pages 330-362. citation courtesy of

December 2012Youth Depression and Future Criminal Behavior
with D. Mark Anderson, Erdal Tekin: w18656

Published: D. Mark Anderson & Resul Cesur & Erdal Tekin, 2015. "Youth Depression And Future Criminal Behavior," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 53(1), pages 294-317, 01. citation courtesy of

April 2011The Psychological Costs of War: Military Combat and Mental Health
with Joseph J. Sabia, Erdal Tekin: w16927

Published: Cesur, Resul & Sabia, Joseph J. & Tekin, Erdal, 2013. "The psychological costs of war: Military combat and mental health," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 32(1), pages 51-65. citation courtesy of

December 2008High Birth Weight and Cognitive Outcomes
with Inas Rashad: w14524

Published: Cesur, Resul; Kelly, Inas Rashad. From Cradle to Classroom: High Birth Weight and Cognitive Outcomes. Forum for Health Economics and Policy, Vol. 13: Iss. 2 (Health Economics), Article 2, 2010.

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