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Steven Yamarik

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First Name:Steven
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Last Name:Yamarik
RePEc Short-ID:pya74
Department of Economics California State University at Long Beach 1250 Bellflower Boulevard Long Beach, CA 90840-4607
(562) 985-4634
Terminal Degree:1996 Department of Economics; University of North Carolina-Chapel-Hill (from RePEc Genealogy)


Department of Economics
California State University-Long Beach

Long Beach, California (United States)
RePEc:edi:decslus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Makram El-Shagi & Steven Yamarik, 2018. "State-Level Capital and Investment: Refinements and Update," CFDS Discussion Paper Series 2018/1, Center for Financial Development and Stability at Henan University, Kaifeng, Henan, China.
  2. Steven Yamarik & Makram El Shagi, 2016. "Does Inequality Lead to Credit Growth? Testing the Rajan Hypothesis Using State-Level Data," Working Papers 2016.01, International Network for Economic Research - INFER.
  3. Donald Lien & Sucharita Ghosh & Steven Yamarik, 2013. "Does the Confucius Institute Impact International Travel to China? A Panel Data Analysis," Working Papers 0188fin, College of Business, University of Texas at San Antonio.
  4. Noel D., Johnson & William, Ruger & Jason, Sorens & Steven, Yamarik, 2012. "Corruption as a response to regulation," MPRA Paper 36873, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  5. Johnson, Noel D & Matthew, Mitchell & Yamarik, Steven, 2012. "Pick Your Poison: Do Politicians Regulate When They Can’t Spend?," MPRA Paper 37430, University Library of Munich, Germany.


  1. Steven Yamarik, 2018. "The automobile industry and new trade theory: A classroom experiment," The Journal of Economic Education, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 49(3), pages 252-259, July.
  2. Andrew Ojede & Bebonchu Atems & Steven Yamarik, 2018. "The Direct and Indirect (Spillover) Effects of Productive Government Spending on State Economic Growth," Growth and Change, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 49(1), pages 122-141, March.
  3. Steven Yamarik & Chelsea Redmon, 2017. "Economic Freedom and Corruption: New Cross-Country Panel Data Evidence," Journal of Private Enterprise, The Association of Private Enterprise Education, vol. 32(Summer 20), pages 17-44.
  4. Sucharita Ghosh & Donald Lien & Steven Yamarik, 2017. "Does the Confucius Institute Network Impact Cultural Distance? A Panel Data Analysis of Cross-Border Flows in and out of China," Asian Economic Journal, East Asian Economic Association, vol. 31(3), pages 299-323, September.
  5. Yamarik, Steven & El-Shagi, Makram & Yamashiro, Guy, 2016. "Does inequality lead to credit growth? Testing the Rajan hypothesis using state-level data," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 148(C), pages 63-67.
  6. Steven Yamarik & Sucharita Ghosh, 2015. "Broad versus regional integration: what matters more for economic development?," The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 24(1), pages 43-75, February.
  7. Kristen Monaco & Steven Yamarik, 2015. "Are there human capital externalities in U.S. states? Evidence from the Current Population Survey," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 35(4), pages 2345-2362.
  8. Donald Lien & Sucharita Ghosh & Steven Yamarik, 2014. "Does the Confucius institute impact international travel to China? A panel data analysis," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 46(17), pages 1985-1995, June.
  9. Noel Johnson & William Ruger & Jason Sorens & Steven Yamarik, 2014. "Corruption, regulation, and growth: an empirical study of the United States," Economics of Governance, Springer, vol. 15(1), pages 51-69, February.
  10. Steven Yamarik, 2013. "State-Level Capital And Investment: Updates And Implications," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 31(1), pages 62-72, January.
  11. Ojede, Andrew & Yamarik, Steven, 2012. "Tax policy and state economic growth: The long-run and short-run of it," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 116(2), pages 161-165.
  12. Noel Johnson & Courtney LaFountain & Steven Yamarik, 2011. "Corruption is bad for growth (even in the United States)," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 147(3), pages 377-393, June.
  13. Yamarik, Steven & Ghosh, Sucharita, 2011. "Is natural openness or trade policy good for the environment?," Environment and Development Economics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 16(6), pages 657-684, December.
  14. Steven Yamarik, 2011. "Human capital and state-level economic growth: what is the contribution of schooling?," The Annals of Regional Science, Springer;Western Regional Science Association, vol. 47(1), pages 195-211, August.
  15. Yamarik Steven J & Johnson Noel D & Compton Ryan A, 2010. "War! What Is It Good For? A Deep Determinants Analysis of the Cost of Interstate Conflict," Peace Economics, Peace Science, and Public Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 16(1), pages 1-35, September.
  16. Yamarik Steven J, 2008. "Estimating Returns to Schooling from State-Level Data: A Macro-Mincerian Approach," The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, De Gruyter, vol. 8(1), pages 1-16, August.
  17. Steven Yamarik, 2007. "Does Cooperative Learning Improve Student Learning Outcomes?," The Journal of Economic Education, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 38(3), pages 259-277, July.
  18. Sucharita Ghosh & Steven Yamarik, 2007. "International Trade, Technology, and the Wage Gap: Evidence from Granger‐causality Tests," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 15(2), pages 321-346, May.
  19. Ghosh, S. & Yamarik, S., 2006. "Do Regional Trading Arrangements Harm the Environment?. An Analysis of 162 Countries in 1990," Applied Econometrics and International Development, Euro-American Association of Economic Development, vol. 6(2).
  20. Steven Yamarik, 2006. "Solow and the states: New evidence," Regional Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 40(6), pages 571-582.
  21. Ghosh, Sucharita & Yamarik, Steven, 2004. "Does trade creation measure up? A reexamination of the effects of regional trading arrangements," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 82(2), pages 213-219, February.
  22. Ghosh, Sucharita & Yamarik, Steven, 2004. "Are regional trading arrangements trade creating?: An application of extreme bounds analysis," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 63(2), pages 369-395, July.
  23. Gasper A. Garofalo & Steven Yamarik, 2002. "Regional Convergence: Evidence From A New State-By-State Capital Stock Series," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 84(2), pages 316-323, May.
  24. Steven Yamarik, 2001. "Nonlinear Tax Structures and Endogenous Growth," Manchester School, University of Manchester, vol. 69(1), pages 16-30, January.
  25. Yamarik, Steven, 2000. "Can tax policy help explain state-level macroeconomic growth?," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 68(2), pages 211-215, August.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 4 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (2) 2012-03-08 2012-03-28
  2. NEP-REG: Regulation (2) 2012-03-08 2012-03-28
  3. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2016-11-27 2018-03-26


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