Peer-Reviewed Publications

* indicates shared first authorship, listed in alphabetical order.

Yemiscigil, A., Whillans, A., Powdthavee, N. (2021). The Effects of Retirement on Sense of Purpose in Life: Crisis or Opportunity? Psychological Science. [link to the article]

Giurge, L.*; Whillans, A.*, Yemiscigil, A.* (2021). A Multicountry Perspective on Gender Differences in Time Use During COVID-19. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. [link to the article]

Yemiscigil, A., Vlaev, I. (2021). The Bidirectional Relationship Between Sense of Purpose in Life and Physical Activity: A Longitudinal Study. Journal of Behavioral Medicine. [link to the article]

Manuscripts Under Review

Yemiscigil, A., Whillans, A., Powdthavee, N. (2021). How Economic Volatility Shapes the Relationship Between Social Impact at Work and Job Satisfaction: Evidence from 36 Countries. Journal of Applied PsychologyRevise and Resubmit. (Accepted for presentation at the Annual Convention of Academy of Management)

Yemiscigil, A.*, Born, D.*, Snook, S., Pate, E. (2021). Authentic Leader(ship) Development and Psychological Well-Being: An Outcome-Wide Analysis. Leadership and Organization Development Journal. Revise and Resubmit. (Best Paper Award, Academy of Management)

Grimani, A., Aldrovandi, S., Vlaev, I., Wang, Q, Yemiscigil, A. (2021). How Do Emotions Respond to Outcome Values and Influence Choice? Journal of Economic Behavior and OrganizationSubmitted. (SSRN Top Ten List)

Practitioner-Oriented Articles

Whillans, A., Giurge, L., Macchia, L., Yemiscigil, A. (2020). Why a Covid-19 World Feels Both Tiring and Hopeful for College Students. Harvard Business Review. [link to the article]

Yemiscigil, A. (2019). Purpose: A New Paradigm with Implications for Policy, Business, and Individual Lives. Global Relations Forum[link to the article]

Yemiscigil, A., Stern, N. (2015). Well-being: What Role Can Public Policy Play? The British Academy Debates, UK. 

Book Chapter

Yemiscigil, A., Dolan, P. (2015). What is Happiness? How is it Measured? Conceptual and Methodological Approaches in Economics of Happiness. In: D.Dumludag, E. Ruben (Ed.), Behavioral Approaches in Economics (pp. 163-177). Istanbul. [link to the book]