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Sammy Zahran

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First Name:Sammy
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Last Name:Zahran
RePEc Short-ID:pza334
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Department of Economics
Colorado State University

Fort Collins, Colorado (United States)

Fort Collins, Colorado 80523-1771
RePEc:edi:decsuus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Anders Fremstad & Anthony Underwood & Sammy Zahran, 2016. "The Environmental Impact of Sharing: Household and Urban Economies in CO2 Emissions," Working Paper Series 2016-01, Dickinson College, Department of Economics.
  2. Zahran, Sammy & Iverson, Terrence & McElmurry, Shawn & Weilar, Stephan, 2014. "The Effect of Leaded Aviation Gasonline on Blood Lead in Children," MPRA Paper 62238, University Library of Munich, Germany.


  1. Sammy Zahran & David Mushinski & Hsueh‐Hsiang Li & Ian Breunig & Sophie Mckee, 2019. "Clinical Capital and the Risk of Maternal Labor and Delivery Complications: Hospital Scheduling, Timing, and Cohort Turnover Effects," Risk Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 39(7), pages 1476-1490, July.
  2. Kellstedt, Paul M. & Ramirez, Mark D. & Vedlitz, Arnold & Zahran, Sammy, 2019. "Does Political Sophistication Minimize Value Conflict? Evidence from a Heteroskedastic Graded IRT Model of Opinions toward Climate Change," British Journal of Political Science, Cambridge University Press, vol. 49(4), pages 1309-1332, October.
  3. Zahran, Sammy & Iverson, Terrence & McElmurry, Shawn P. & Weiler, Stephan & Levitt, Ryan, 2019. "Hidden Costs of Blight and Arson in Detroit: Evidence From a Natural Experiment in Devil's Night," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 157(C), pages 266-277.
  4. Fremstad, Anders & Underwood, Anthony & Zahran, Sammy, 2018. "The Environmental Impact of Sharing: Household and Urban Economies in CO2 Emissions," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 145(C), pages 137-147.
  5. Sammy Zahran & Terrence Iverson & Shawn P. McElmurry & Stephan Weiler, 2017. "The Effect of Leaded Aviation Gasoline on Blood Lead in Children," Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, University of Chicago Press, vol. 4(2), pages 575-610.
  6. Terrence Iverson & Scott Denning & Sammy Zahran, 2015. "When the long run matters," Climatic Change, Springer, vol. 129(1), pages 57-72, March.
  7. Underwood, Anthony & Zahran, Sammy, 2015. "The carbon implications of declining household scale economies," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 116(C), pages 182-190.
  8. Devin Bunten & Stephan Weiler & Eric Thompson & Sammy Zahran, 2015. "Entrepreneurship, Information, And Growth," Journal of Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 55(4), pages 560-584, September.
  9. Anita A. Pena & Sammy Zahran & Anthony Underwood & Stephan Weiler, 2014. "Effect of Natural Disasters on Local Nonprofit Activity," Growth and Change, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 45(4), pages 590-610, December.
  10. Sammy Zahran & Terrence Iverson & Stephan Weiler & Anthony Underwood, 2014. "Evidence that the accuracy of self-reported lead emissions data improved: A puzzle and discussion," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Springer, vol. 49(3), pages 235-257, December.
  11. Zahran, S. & Breunig, I.M. & Link, B.G. & Snodgrass, J.G. & Weiler, S., 2014. "A quasi-experimental analysis of maternal altitude exposure and infant birth weight," American Journal of Public Health, American Public Health Association, vol. 104(S1), pages 166-174.
  12. Jeremy Brooks & Douglas Oxley & Arnold Vedlitz & Sammy Zahran & Charles Lindsey, 2014. "Abnormal Daily Temperature and Concern about Climate Change Across the United States," Review of Policy Research, Policy Studies Organization, vol. 31(3), pages 199-217, May.
  13. Sammy Zahran & Daniele Tavani & Stephan Weiler, 2013. "Daily Variation in Natural Disaster Casualties: Information Flows, Safety, and Opportunity Costs in Tornado Versus Hurricane Strikes," Risk Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 33(7), pages 1265-1280, July.
  14. Sammy Zahran & Lori Peek & Jeffrey Snodgrass & Stephan Weiler & Lynn Hempel, 2013. "Abnormal labor outcomes as a function of maternal exposure to a catastrophic hurricane event during pregnancy," Natural Hazards: Journal of the International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, Springer;International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, vol. 66(1), pages 61-76, March.
  15. Sammy Zahran & Michael A. Long & Kenneth J. Berry, 2012. "Measures of predictor sensitivity for order-insensitive partitioning of multiple correlation," Journal of Applied Statistics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 39(1), pages 39-51, March.
  16. Sammy Zahran & Lori Peek & Jeffrey G. Snodgrass & Stephan Weiler & Lynn Hempel, 2011. "Economics of Disaster Risk, Social Vulnerability, and Mental Health Resilience," Risk Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 31(7), pages 1107-1119, July.
  17. Sammy Zahran & Samuel Brody & Wesley Highfield & Arnold Vedlitz, 2010. "Non-linear incentives, plan design, and flood mitigation: the case of the Federal Emergency Management Agency's community rating system," Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 53(2), pages 219-239.
  18. Arthur, Maria de Fatima S.R. & Zahran, Sammy & Bucini, Gabriela, 2010. "On the adoption of electricity as a domestic source by Mozambican households," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 38(11), pages 7235-7249, November.
  19. Sammy Zahran & Jeffrey G. Snodgrass & Lori Peek & Stephan Weiler, 2010. "Maternal Hurricane Exposure and Fetal Distress Risk," Risk Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 30(10), pages 1590-1601, October.
  20. Zahran, Sammy & Weiler, Stephan & Brody, Samuel D. & Lindell, Michael K. & Highfield, Wesley E., 2009. "Modeling national flood insurance policy holding at the county scale in Florida, 1999-2005," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 68(10), pages 2627-2636, August.
  21. Samuel D. Brody & Sammy Zahran & Wesley E. Highfield & Sarah P. Bernhardt & Arnold Vedlitz, 2009. "Policy Learning for Flood Mitigation: A Longitudinal Assessment of the Community Rating System in Florida," Risk Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 29(6), pages 912-929, June.
  22. Paul M. Kellstedt & Sammy Zahran & Arnold Vedlitz, 2008. "Personal Efficacy, the Information Environment, and Attitudes Toward Global Warming and Climate Change in the United States," Risk Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 28(1), pages 113-126, February.
  23. Sammy Zahran & Samuel D Brody & Arnold Vedlitz & Himanshu Grover & Caitlyn Miller, 2008. "Vulnerability and Capacity: Explaining Local Commitment to Climate-Change Policy," Environment and Planning C, , vol. 26(3), pages 544-562, June.
  24. Sammy Zahran & Samuel D Brody & Arnold Vedlitz & Himanshu Grover & Caitlyn Miller, 2008. "Vulnerability and Capacity: Explaining Local Commitment to Climate-Change Policy," Environment and Planning C, , vol. 26(3), pages 544-562, June.

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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 2 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-ENE: Energy Economics (2) 2015-02-28 2016-12-18
  2. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (1) 2016-12-18
  3. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2015-02-28
  4. NEP-RES: Resource Economics (1) 2016-12-18
  5. NEP-TRE: Transport Economics (1) 2015-02-28
  6. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2016-12-18


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