Publication list of the CsBe Lab (last 5 years)

Updated: April 2021


Bento, F., & Couto, K. C. (2021). A Behavioral Perspective on Community Resilience during the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Case of Paraisópolis in São Paulo, Brazil. Sustainability, 13(3), 1447. doi:10.3390/su13031447

Bento, F., Garotti, L., & Mercado, M. P. (2021). Organizational resilience in the oil and gas industry: A scoping review. Safety Science, 133, 105036.

Cesareo, M., Tagliabue, M., Oppo, A., & Moderato, P. (2021). The ubiquity of social reinforcement: A nudging exploratory study to reduce the overuse of smartphones in social contexts. Cogent Psychology, 8(1), 1880304.

Khanal, P., Bento, F., & Tagliabue, M. (2021). A Scoping Review of Organizational Responses to the Covid-19 Pandemic in Schools: A Complex Systems Perspective. Education Sciences, 11(3), 115.

Lorenzo, F. M., & Schneider, D. R. (in press). Subsídios relacionais para a implementação de programas de prevenção escolar nas séries iniciais. In S. Murta, S. Abreu, V. P. Rocha & N. Carozzo (Ed.), A experiência brasileira de prevenção escolar e comunitária do uso de álcool e outras drogas. Rede Unida.

Tagliabue, M. (2021) Nudge theory applied to wellbeing at work. In T. Wall, C. Cooper, & P. Brough (Eds.), The SAGE Handbook of organisational wellbeing. London, United Kingdom: SAGE.

Wright, J. F. (2021). Disaster Mitigation Under Complex Contingencies: Risk Management Outline for a Connected World. International Journal of Risk and Contingency Management (IJRCM), 10(1), 1-11. doi:10.4018/IJRCM.2021010101

 Wright, J. F. (2021). Mitigation of the COVID-19 Virus Pandemic. International Journal of Risk and Contingency Management (IJRCM), 10(2), 39-52. doi:10.4018/IJRCM.2021040104

Suarez, C. J., Benvenuti, M. L., Couto, K.C., Siqueira, J., Abreu-Rodrigues, J., Karen. M.L., Sandaker, I., (In press)  Reciprocity with Unequal Payoffs: Cooperative or Uncooperative Interactions Affects Disadvantageous Inequity Aversion. Frontiers in Psychology.

Nergaard, S. K., & Couto, K. C. (2021). Effects of reinforcement and response‐cost history on instructional control. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 1 (3).


Aouad, J. & Bento, F. (2020). A complexity perspective on Parent-Teacher Collaboration in Special Education: Narratives from the field in Lebanon. Journal of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexity, 6(4), 1-18.

Bento, F. (2020). Uma introdução crítica à pesquisa em gestão do conhecimento e desafios da complexidade. Revista Femass, (2).

Bento, F., Tagliabue, M., & Lorenzo, F. (2020). Organizational Silos: A Scoping Review Informed by a Behavioral Perspective on Systems and Networks. Societies, 10(3), 56.

Bento, F., Tagliabue, M. & Sandaker I. (2020). Complex systems and social behavior: Bridging social networks and behavior analysis. In T. Cihon & M. Mattaini (Eds.), Behavior Science Perspectives on Culture and Community. Springer.

Biglan, A., Bonner, A. C., Johansson, M., Ghai, J. L., Van Ryzin, M. J., Dubuc, T. L., Seniuk, H. A., Fiebig, J. H., & Coyne, L. W. (2020). The State of Experimental Research on Community Interventions to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions—A Systematic Review. Sustainability, 12(18), 7593.

Biglan, A., Johansson, M., Van Ryzin, M., & Embry, D. (2020). Scaling up and scaling out: Consilience and the evolution of more nurturing societies. Clinical Psychology Review, 81, 101893.

Couto, K. C., Lorenzo, F. M., Tagliabue, M., Henriques, M. B., & Lemos, R. F. (2020). Underlying Principles of a Covid-19 Behavioral Vaccine for a Sustainable Cultural Change. International journal of environmental research and public health, 17(23), 9066.

Johansson, M., Biglan, A., & Embry, D. (2020). The PAX Good Behavior Game: One Model for Evolving a More Nurturing Society. Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review, 23(4), 462–482.

Lorenzo, F. M., Sampaio, A. A. S., Ferreira, D. C., & Araújo, L. A. S. (2020). Prevenção universal em escolas públicas: Programa Elos – Construindo Coletivos, uma adaptação brasileira do Good Behavior Game. In I. Cacau, D. Lettieri & D. Lôbo (Eds.), Análise do Comportamento e suas aplicações: desafios e possibilidades. Imagine Publicações.

Sleiman, A. A., Sigurjonsdottir, S., Elnes, A., Gage, N. A. & Gravina, N. E. (2020). A Quantitative Review of Performance Feedback in Organizational Settings (1998-2018). Journal of Organizational Behavior Management, 1-30.

Tagliabue, M., Sandaker, I., & Ree, G. (2020). The effects of feedback on cooperation in the prisoner’s dilemma game simulating a closed market scenario. Brazilian Journal of Behavior Analysis, 15(1), 70-89.

Tagliabue, M., Sigurjonsdottir, S. S. & Sandaker, I. (2020). The effects of performance feedback on organizational citizenship behaviour: a systematic review and meta-analysis. European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology, 1-21.

de Carvalho, L. C., Dos Santos, L., Regaço, A., Couto, K. C., de Souza, D. D. G., & Todorov, J. C. (2020). Cooperative responding in rats: II. Performance on fixed‐ratio schedules of mutual reinforcement. Journal of the experimental analysis of behavior, 114(3), 291-307.


Bento, F. & Garotti, L. (2019). Resilience beyond formal hierarchical structures: a network perspective towards the challenges of an aging workforce in the oil and gas industry. Journal of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexity, 5(1), 1-10.

Couto, K. C. (2019). Tutorial: Selection of Cultures and the Role of Recurrent Contingencies and Interlocking Behavioral Contingencies. Behavior and Social Issues, 28(1), 37-45.

Furrebøe, E. F., Holth, P., & Sandaker, I. (2019). An exploratory study of a real-time choice procedure. European Journal of Behavior Analysis, 20(1), 106-125.

Lekhal, S., Bugge, A. B., Schjøll, A., Slapø, H. & Karevold, K. I. (2019). Atferdsøkonomiske virkemidler i helsefremmende arbeid: hvordan kan utforming av restauranter og kantiner fremme sunnere valg?. Norsk Tidskrift for Ernæring, 17(4).

Sandaker, I., Couto, K. C., & de Carvalho, L. C. (2019). Selection at Three Levels of Organization: Does Structure Matter?. Behavior and Social Issues, 28(1), 221-228.

Simon, C., & Mobekk, H. (2019). Dugnad: A fact and a narrative of Norwegian prosocial behavior. Perspectives on Behavior Science, 42(4), 815–834­ ­.

Slapø, H., Lekhal, S., Schjøll, A., Sandaker, I., & Karevold, K. I. (2019). A608 Using choice architecture interventions to nudge costumers towards healthier food purchase in real-life grocery stores. A review. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, 15(10), S251-S252.

Slapø, H. B., & Karevold, K. I. (2019). Simple Eco-Labels to Nudge Customers Toward the Most Environmentally Friendly Warm Dishes: An Empirical Study in a Cafeteria Setting. Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems, 3(40). 1-9. doi: 10.3389/fsufs.

Tagliabue, M., & Sandaker, I. (2019). Societal well-being: Embedding nudges in sustainable cultural practices. Behavior and Social Issues, 28(1), 99-113.

Tagliabue, M., Squatrito, V., & Presti, G. (2019). Models of cognition and their applications in behavioral economics: A conceptual framework for nudging derived from behavior analysis and relational frame theory [Hypothesis and Theory]. Frontiers in Psychology, 10(2418).

Torris, C., & Mobekk, H. (2019). Improving cardiovascular health through nudging healthier food choices: A systematic review. Nutrients, 11(10), Article 2520.


Bento, F. (2018). Complexity in the oil and gas industry: a study into exploration and exploitation in integrated operations. Journal of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexity, 4(1), 1-17.

de Carvalho, L. C., dos Santos, L., Regaço, A., Barbosa, T. B., da Silva, R. F., de Souza, D. D. G., & Sandaker, I. (2018). Cooperative responding in rats maintained by fixed‐and variable‐ratio schedules. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 110(1), 105-126.

Couto, K. C., Sandaker. I. (2018). Natural, Behavioral and Cultural Selection/Analysis: An Integrative Approach. In J. Todorov (Ed.), Trends in Behavior Analysis (pp. 143 – 155). : Maurício Galinkin/Technopolitik.

Lorenzo, F. M., Aveiro, A. G.; Godoy, A., Cardoso, D., Alves, L., Tiburcio, R. R., & Gehm, T. P. (2018). Do Good Behavior Game ao Programa Elos: a adaptação transcultural de um programa de prevenção infantil. In Z. Sanchez, D. R. Schneider & R. T. Pedroso (Ed.), Prevenção ao uso de drogas: Implantação e avaliação de programas no Brasil (pp. 151–179). Ministério da Saúde.

Mobekk, H., Fagerstrøm, A., & Hantula, D. A. (2018). The influence of probability discounting on escalation in information technology projects. International Journal of Information Technology Project Management, 9(1), 23–39.

Mobekk, H., Karevold, K. I., Tran, H., & Stjernen, K. (2018). Fish versus meat: Nudging the healthier choice of food in hotel lunch buffets. Norsk Tidsskrift for Ernæring, 16(3), 6–13.

Simon, C., & Tagliabue, M. (2018). Feeding the behavioral revolution: Contributions of behavior analysis to nudging and vice versa. Journal of Behavioral Economics for Policy, 2(1), 91-97.

Tengstedt, M. Å., Fagerstrøm, A., & Mobekk, H. (2018). Health interventions and validity on social media: A literature review. Procedia Computer Science, 138, 169–176.

Wright, J. F. (2018). Risk management; a behavioural perspective. Journal of Risk Research, 21(6), 710-724.

Wright, J. F. (2018). Decision-making in Risk Management. In Perspectives on Risk, Assessment and Management Paradigms. IntechOpen.


Agbota, T. K., Sandaker, I., de Carvalho, L. C., & Couto, K. (2017). Behavioral and cultural accounts of corruption in the interface between public officer and client. Revista Brasileira de Análise do Comportamento, 13(1), 29-41.

Bugten, O. B., Sagvik, C., & Ree, G. (2017). Opp og stå! Konkurranse som metode for å få ansatte til å arbeide stående. Norsk Tidsskrift for Atferdsanalyse, 44(1), 9-24. Retrieved from

de Carvalho, L. C. D., Sandaker, I., & Ree, G. (2017). An ethnographic study of tagging behavior. Behavior and Social Issues (BSI), 26, 67 – 94. doi:http://dx.doi.org10.5210/bsi.v26i0.6621

de Carvalho, L. C., Couto, K. C., Gois, N. D. S., Sandaker, I., & Todorov, J. C. (2017). Evaluating effects of cultural consequences on the variability of interlocking behavioral contingencies and their aggregate products. European Journal of Behavior Analysis, 18(1), 84-98.

Couto, K. C., Ree, G., Sandaker, I. (2017). Using behavioral science to promote sustainable community development: From individuals to groups and communities. In: M Végh (Ed.), The PEER GYNT Project Piloting sustainable methods for the development of social services in Pécs (pp. 127 – 143). Municipality of Pécs.

Furrebøe, E. F., & Sandaker, I. (2017). Contributions of behavior analysis to behavioral economics. The Behavior Analyst, 40(2), 315-327. Tagliabue, M., Sandaker, I., & Ree, G. (2017). The value of contingencies and schedules of reinforcement: Fundamentals of behavior analysis contributing to the efficacy of behavioral business research. Journal of Behavioral Economics for Policy, 1(SI), 33-39.