Peer-Reviewed Publications

* indicates shared first authorship, listed in alphabetical order.

Yemiscigil, A.*, Born, D.*, H., Snook, S. A., & Pate, E. (2022). Authentic Leader(ship) Development and Psychological Well-being: An Outcome-Wide Analysis. Leadership and Organization Development Journal.  Vol. 43 No. 8, pp. 1287-130. [link to the article] / Best Paper Award at the Academy of Management: [link to the AOM article]

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]

Working Papers and Manuscripts Under Review 

Yemiscigil, A., Powdthavee, N., & Whillans, A. (2022). Economic Volatility Moderates the Relationship Between Social Impact at Work and Job Satisfaction. Academy of Management Proceedings (Vol. 2022, No. 1, p. 13510). Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510: Academy of Management.

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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

Hampson, H., Hinton, C., Yemiscigil, A., Beverley, M., Beale, J. and Hill, B.  (2022). Research-based activities to promote student flourishing. Impact. [link to the article]

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]