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Mahmut Yasar

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First Name:Mahmut
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Last Name:Yasar
RePEc Short-ID:pya43
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(50%) College of Business Administration
University of Texas-Arlington

Arlington, Texas (United States)
RePEc:edi:cbutaus (more details at EDIRC)

(50%) Department of Economics
Emory University

Atlanta, Georgia (United States)
RePEc:edi:deemous (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Kandilov, Ivan T. & Richards, Hannah & Zhou, Xi & Yasar, Mahmut & Rejesus, Roderick M., 2022. "The Impact of Foreign Acquisitions on Employment, Output, and Wages in the U.S. Agrifood Industry," 2022 Annual Meeting, July 31-August 2, Anaheim, California 322302, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  2. Soumendra N. Banerjee & Jayjit Roy & Mahmut Yasar, 2019. "Exporting and Pollution Abatement Expenditure: Evidence from Firm-Level Data," Working Papers 19-10, Department of Economics, Appalachian State University.
  3. Ariel Weinberger & Qian Xuefeng & Mahmut Yasar, 2017. "Export Tax Rebates and Resource Misallocation: Evidence from a Large Developing Country," Globalization Institute Working Papers 302, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.


  1. Banerjee, Soumendra Nath & Roy, Jayjit & Yasar, Mahmut, 2021. "Exporting and pollution abatement expenditure: Evidence from firm-level data," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 105(C).
  2. Ariel Weinberger & Qian Xuefeng & Mahmut Yaşar, 2021. "Export tax rebates and resource misallocation: Evidence from a large developing country," Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 54(4), pages 1562-1608, November.
  3. Mishra, Rajat & Rasheed, Abdul A. & Yasar, Mahmut & Napier, Randy & Nakkas, Alper, 2021. "Inventory positions in US manufacturing: A competitive dynamics approach," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 238(C).
  4. Yasar, Mahmut & Rejesus, Roderick M., 2020. "International linkages, technology transfer, and the skilled labor wage share: Evidence from plant-level data in Indonesia," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 128(C).
  5. Rajat Mishra & Randy Napier & Mahmut Yasar, 2019. "Do competitors respond to capacity changes? Evidence from U.S. manufacturers," Operations Management Research, Springer, vol. 12(3), pages 159-172, December.
  6. Xuefeng, Qian & Yaşar, Mahmut, 2016. "Export Market Diversification and Firm Productivity: Evidence from a Large Developing Country," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 82(C), pages 28-47.
  7. Roy, Jayjit & Yasar, Mahmut, 2015. "Energy efficiency and exporting: Evidence from firm-level data," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 52(PA), pages 127-135.
  8. Mahmut Yaşar, 2015. "Direct and Indirect Exporting and Productivity: Evidence from Firm‐Level Data," Managerial and Decision Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 36(2), pages 109-120, March.
  9. Mahmut Yasar, 2013. "Imported Capital Input, Absorptive Capacity, And Firm Performance: Evidence From Firm-Level Data," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 51(1), pages 88-100, January.
  10. Yasar, Mahmut, 2013. "Political Influence of Exporting and Import-Competing Firms: Evidence from Eastern European and Central Asian Countries," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 51(C), pages 154-168.
  11. Mahmut Yaşar & Catherine Paul, 2012. "Firm performance and knowledge spillovers from academic, industrial and foreign linkages: the case of China," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 38(3), pages 237-253, December.
  12. Roderick M. Rejesus & Maria Erlinda M. Mutuc & Mahmut Yasar & Aileen V. Lapitan & Florencia G. Palis & Truong Thi Ngoc Chi, 2012. "Sending Vietnamese Rice Farmers Back to School: Further Evidence on the Impacts of Farmer Field Schools," Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics/Revue canadienne d'agroeconomie, Canadian Agricultural Economics Society/Societe canadienne d'agroeconomie, vol. 60(3), pages 407-426, September.
  13. Mahmut Yasar & David Lisner & Roderick Rejesus, 2012. "Bilateral trade impacts of temporary foreign visitor policy," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer;Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), vol. 148(3), pages 501-521, September.
  14. Mahmut Yasar & Roderick M. Rejesus & Yanjing Chen & Ujjayant Chakravorty, 2011. "Political Influence of Firms in the Tradables and Non‐Tradables Sectors: A Cross‐Country Analysis," Economics and Politics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 23(3), pages 297-312, November.
  15. Yasar, Mahmut & Paul, Catherine J. Morrison & Ward, Michael R., 2011. "Property Rights Institutions and Firm Performance: A Cross-Country Analysis," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 39(4), pages 648-661, April.
  16. Mahmut Yaşar & Catherine J. Morrison Paul, 2009. "Size and Foreign Ownership Effects on Productivity and Efficiency: An Analysis of Turkish Motor Vehicle and Parts Plants," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 13(4), pages 576-591, November.
  17. Catherine J. Morrison Paul & Mahmut Yasar, 2009. "Outsourcing, productivity, and input composition at the plant level," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 42(2), pages 422-439, May.
  18. Yasar, Mahmut & Morrison Paul, Catherine J., 2008. "Capital-skill complementarity, productivity and wages: Evidence from plant-level data for a developing country," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 15(1), pages 1-17, February.
  19. Yasar, Mahmut & Morrison Paul, Catherine J., 2008. "Foreign Technology Transfer and Productivity: Evidence From a Matched Sample," Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, American Statistical Association, vol. 26, pages 105-112, January.
  20. Yanjing Chen & Mahmut YaÅŸar & Roderick Rejesus, 2008. "Factors Influencing the Incidence of Bribery Payouts by Firms: A Cross-Country Analysis," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 77(2), pages 231-244, January.
  21. Mahmut Yasar & Rafal Raciborski & Brian Poi, 2008. "Production function estimation in Stata using the Olley and Pakes method," Stata Journal, StataCorp LP, vol. 8(2), pages 221-231, June.
  22. Yasar, Mahmut & Morrison Paul, Catherine J., 2007. "International linkages and productivity at the plant level: Foreign direct investment, exports, imports and licensing," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 71(2), pages 373-388, April.
  23. Mahmut Yasar & Catherine J. Morrison Paul, 2007. "Firm Performance and Foreign Direct Investment: Evidence from Transition Economies," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 15(21), pages 1-11.
  24. Mahmut Yasar & Philip Garcia & Carl Nelson & Roderick Rejesus, 2007. "Is there Evidence of Learning-by-Exporting in Turkish Manufacturing Industries?," International Review of Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 21(2), pages 293-305.
  25. Mahmut Yasar & Roderick M. Rejesus & Ilhami Mintemur, 2006. "Plant-level dynamics and aggregate productivity growth in the Turkish meat-processing industry: Evidence from longitudinal data," Agribusiness, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 22(1), pages 91-107.
  26. Mahmut Yasar & Carl H. Nelson & Roderick Rejesus, 2006. "Productivity and Exporting Status of Manufacturing Firms: Evidence from Quantile Regressions," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer;Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), vol. 142(4), pages 675-694, December.
  27. Yasar, Mahmut & Rejesus, Roderick M., 2005. "Exporting status and firm performance: Evidence from a matched sample," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 88(3), pages 397-402, September.
  28. Mahmut Yasar & Roderick Rejesus & Ilhami Mintemur, 2004. "Is there evidence of creative destruction in the Turkish manufacturing sector? Lessons from a cross-industry analysis of aggregate productivity growth," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 36(17), pages 1937-1945.

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  1. NEP-INT: International Trade (3) 2017-02-05 2019-06-24 2020-09-14
  2. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (2) 2019-06-24 2020-09-14
  3. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (2) 2019-06-24 2020-09-14
  4. NEP-ACC: Accounting & Auditing (1) 2017-02-05
  5. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2022-08-15
  6. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (1) 2019-06-24


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