in press

Bader, M., & Moshagen, M. (in press). Assessing the Fitting Propensity of Factor Models. Psychological Methods. Supplementary Files

García-Fernández, J., Postigo, Á., Cuesta, M.,  & Moshagen, M. (in press). Spanish Adaptation of the D70 – The Dark Core of Personality in Spanish-Speaking Countries. European Journal of Psychological Assessment.

Hilbig, B. E., Zettler, I., & Moshagen, M. (in press). A little parsimony goes a long way: Aversive (‘dark’) personality and pro-environmentalism. Journal of Environmental Psychology 

Hilbig, B. E., Zettler, I., & Moshagen, M. (in press). Dark Factor of Personality. In S. T. Allison, J. K. Beggan, & G. R. Goethals (eds) Encyclopedia of Heroism Studies. Springer.

Horsten, L. K., Thielmann, I., Moshagen, M., Zettler, I., Scholz, D., & Hilbig, B. E. (in press). Testing the equivalence of the aversive core of personality and a blend of Agreeableness(-related) items. Journal of Personality. Supplementary Files 

Moshagen, M., & Bader, M. (in press). semPower: General Power Analysis for Structural Equation Models. Behavior Research Methods. 

Moshagen, M., Hilbig, B. E., & Zettler, I. (in press). How and why aversive personality is expressed in political preferences. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology Supplementary Files

Scholz, D. D.,  Zimmermann, J., Moshagen, M., Zettler, I., & Hilbig, B. E. (in press). Theoretical and empirical integration of ‘dark’ traits and socially aversive personality psychopathology. Journal of Personality Disorders.


Bader, M., Hilbig, B. E., & Zettler, I., & Moshagen, M. (2023). Rethinking Aversive Personality: 
Decomposing the Dark Triad Traits into their Common Core and Unique Flavors. Journal of Personality, 91, 1084-1109. Supplementary Files

Hilbig, B. E., Thielmann, I., Zettler, I., & Moshagen, M. (2023). The dispositional essence of proactive social preferences: The dark core of personality vis-à-vis 58 traits. Psychological Science, 34, 201 - 220. Supplementary Files

Horsten, L. K., Hilbig, B. E., & Moshagen, M. (2023). On the (number of) aversive traits it takes to approximate the common core of aversive personality. Scientific Reports, 13, 15021.  Supplementary Files 

Jobst, L. J., Bader, M., & Moshagen, M. (2023). A Tutorial on Assessing Statistical Power and Determining Sample Size for Structural Equation Models. Psychological Methods, 28, 207 - 221. Supplementary Files [This relies on the semPower package]

Küchler, A.-M., Schultchen, D., Dretzler, T., Moshagen, M., Ebert, D.D., Baumeister, H. (2023). A Three-Armed Randomized Controlled Trial to Evaluate the Effectiveness, Acceptance, and Negative Effects of StudiCare Mindfulness, an Internet- and Mobile-Based Intervention for College Students with No and “On Demand” Guidance. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 20, 3208. https://doi.org10.3390/ijerph20043208.

Laukenmann, R., Erdfelder, E., Heck, D. W., & Moshagen, M. (2023). Cognitive Processes Underlying the Weapon Identification Task: A Comparison of Models. Social Cognition, 41: 137. Supplementary Files

Moshagen, M. (2023). When a truly positive correlation turns negative: How different approaches to model hierarchically structured constructs affect estimated correlations to covariates. European Journal of Personality, 37, 95-112. Supplementary Files

Moshagen, M., Bader, M., Zettler, I., & Hilbig, B. E. (2023). The role of impulse and interference control in aversive personality: 
A comprehensive assessment. Acta Psychologica, 239, 104018. Supplementary Files

Pfadt, J. M., van den Bergh, D., & Moshagen, M. (2023). Classical and Bayesian Uncertainty Intervals for the Reliability of Multidimensional Scales. Structural Equation Modeling, 30, 349 - 363.

Pfadt, J. M., van den Bergh, D., Sijtsma, K., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2023). A tutorial on Bayesian single-test reliability analysis with JASP. Behavior Research Methods, 55, 1069–1078.


Bader, M., Horsten, L.K., Hilbig, B. E., Zettler, I., & Moshagen, M. (2022). Measuring the Dark Core of Personality in German: Psychometric Properties, Measurement Invariance, Predictive Validity, and Self-Other Agreement. Journal of Personality Assessment, 104, 660-673. Supplementary Files

Bader, M., Jobst, L. J., & Moshagen, M. (2022). Sample size requirements for bifactor models. Structural Equation Modeling, 29, 772-783 Supplemental Files

Bader, M., & Moshagen, M. (2022). No Probifactor Model Fit Index Bias, but a Propensity Toward Selecting the Best Model. Journal of Psychopathology and Clinical Science, 131, 689-695. Supplementary Files 

Bendig, E., Schmitt, A., Wittenberg, A., Kulzer, B., Hermanns, N., Moshagen, M., Baumeister, H. (2022). ACTonDiabetes: study protocol of a pragmatic randomised controlled trial for the evaluation of an acceptance and commitment-based internet-based and mobile-based intervention for adults living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. BMJ Open, 12, e059336.

Hartung, J., Bader, M., Moshagen, M., & Wilhelm, O. (2022). Age and gender differences in socially aversive (“dark”) personality traits. European Journal of Personality, 36, 3-23. Supplementary Files

Hilbig, B. E., Moshagen, M., Thielmann, I., & Zettler, I. (2022). Making rights from wrongs: The crucial role of beliefs and justifications for the expression of aversive personality. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 151, 2730–2755. Supplementary Files 

Hilbig, B. E., Moshagen, M., & Zettler, I. (2022). Consensus is not the cure; it’s part of the disease. Personality Science, 3, 10-12. 

Horsten, L. K., Hilbig, B. E., Thielmann, I., Zettler, I., & Moshagen, M.  (2022). Fast, but not so Furious. On the Distinctiveness of a Fast Life History Strategy and the Common Core of Aversive Traits. Personality Science, 3, 1-19 Supplementary Files 

Jobst, L. J., Auerswald, M., & Moshagen, M. (2022). The Effect of Latent and Error Non-Normality on Corrections to the Test Statistic in Structural Equation Modeling. Behavior Research Methods, 54, 2351–2363.

Jobst, L. J., Auerswald, M., & Moshagen, M. (2022). The Effect of Latent and Error Non-Normality on Measures of Fit in Structural Equation Modeling. Educational and Psychological Measurement, 82,  911 - 937. Supplementary Files

Knauer, J., Terhorst, Y., Philippi, P., Kallinger, S., Eiler, S., Kilian, R., Waldmann, T., Moshagen, M., Bader, M., Baumeister, H. (2022). Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a web-based routine assessment with integrated recommendations for action for depression and anxiety (RehaCAT+): protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial for patients with elevated depressive symptoms in rehabilitation facilities. BMJ Open, 12, e061259. https://10.1136/bmjopen-2022-061259

Nicolai, J., Moshagen, M., Schillings, K., & Erdfelder, E. (2022). The Role of Base-Rate Neglect in Cyberchondria and Health Anxiety. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 91, 102609 Supplementary Files

Pfadt, J. M., van den Bergh, D., Sijtsma, K., Moshagen, M., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2022). Bayesian estimation of single-test reliability coefficients. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 57, 620-641. 

Scholz, D., Hilbig, B. E., Thielmann, I., Moshagen, M., & Zettler, I.  (2022). Beyond (low) Agreeableness: Towards a more comprehensive understanding of antagonistic psychopathology. Journal of Personality, 90, 956 - 970. Supplementary Files

Spiegelhalder, K., Baumeister, H., Al-Kamaly, A., Bader, M., Bauereiss, N., Benz, F., Braun, L., Buntrock, C., Burkhardt, M., Cuijpers, P., Domschke, K., Dülsen, P., Franke, M., Frase, L., Heber, E., Helm, K., Jentsch, T., Johann, A., Küchler, A.-M., Kuhn, M., Lehr, D., Maun, A., Morin, C.M., Moshagen, M., Richter, K., Schiel, J., Simon, L., Spille, L., Weeß, H.-G., Riemann, D., Ebert, D.D. (2022). Comparative effectiveness of three versions of a stepped care model for insomnia differing in the amount of therapist support in internet-delivered treatment: study protocol for a pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial (GET Sleep). BMJ Open, 12, e058212.

Thielmann, I., Moshagen, M., Hilbig, B. E., & Zettler, I. (2022). On the comparability of basic personality models: Meta-analytic correspondence, scope, and orthogonality of the Big Five and HEXACO dimensions. European Journal of Personality, 36, 870 - 900. Supplementary Files

Zettler, I., Schild, C., Lilleholt, L., Kroencke, L., Utesch, T., Moshagen, M., Böhm, R., Back, M. D., & Geukes, K. (2022). The role of personality in COVID-19 related perceptions, evaluations, and behaviors: Findings across five samples, nine traits, and 17 criteria. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 13, 299-310. Supplementary Files


Bader, M., Hartung, J., Hilbig, B. E., Zettler, I., Moshagen, M., & Wilhelm, O. (2021). Themes of the dark core of personality. Psychological Assessment, 33(6), 511-525. Supplementary Files

Bader, M., Jobst, L. J., Zettler, I., Hilbig, B. E., & Moshagen, M. (2021). Disentangling the Effects of Culture and Language on Measurement Non-Invariance in Cross-Cultural Research: The Culture, Comprehension, and Translation Bias (CCT-) Procedure. Psychological Assessment, 33(5), 375–384. Supplementary Files

Baumeister, H., Paganini, S., Sander, L.B., Lin, J., Schlicker, S., Terhorst, Y., Moshagen, M., Bengel, J., Lehr, D., Ebert, D.D. (2021). Effectiveness of a guided Internet- and Mobile-based intervention for patients with chronic back pain and depression (WARD-BP): A multicenter, pragmatic randomized controlled trial. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 90, 255-268.

Hartung, J., Spormann, S. S., Moshagen, M., & Wilhelm, O. (2021). Structural Differences in Life Satisfaction in a U.S. Adult Sample across Age. Journal of Personality, 89, 1232 - 1251 Supplementary Files

Hilbig, B. E., Moshagen, M., Horsten, L. K., & Zettler, I. (2021). Agreeableness is dead. Long live Agreeableness? Reply to Vize and Lynam. Journal of Research in Personality, 91, 104074. 

Hilbig, B. E., Thielmann, I., Klein, S. A., Moshagen, M. & Zettler, I. (2021). The dark core of personality and socially aversive psychopathology. Journal of Personality89, 216-227. Supplementary Files

Horsten, L. K., Moshagen, M., Zettler, I., & Hilbig, B. E. (2021). Theoretical and empirical dissociations between the Dark Factor of Personality and low Honesty-Humility. Journal of Research in Personality, 95, 104154. Supplementary Files

Jobst, L. J., Heine, C., Auerswald, M., & Moshagen, M. (2021). Effects of Multivariate Non-Normality and Missing Data on the Root Mean Square Error of Approximation. Structural Equation Modeling, 28, 851-858. Supplementary Files

Ścigała, K. A., Schild, C., Lilleholt, L., Moshagen, M., Zettler, I., & Pfattheicher, S. (2021). Aversive personality and COVID-19: A first review and meta-analysis. European Psychologist, 26, 348-358. Supplementary Files

Sijtsma, K., & Pfadt, J. M. (2021). Part II: On the use, the misuse, and the very limited usefulness of Cronbach’s alpha: Discussing lower bounds and correlated errors. Psychometrika, 86, 843–860.

Sijtsma, K., & Pfadt, J. M. (2021). Rejoinder: The future of reliability. Psychometrika, 86, 887–892.

Tiwari, S., Moshagen, M., Hilbig, B. E., & Zettler, I. (2021). The Dark Factor of Personality and Risk-Taking. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18, 8400. Supplementary Files

Zettler, I., Moshagen, M., & Hilbig, B. E. (2021). Stability and Change: The Dark Factor of Personality Shapes Dark Traits. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 12, 974-983. Supplementary Files


Hilbig, B. E., & Moshagen, M. (2020). All models (of basic personality structure) are wrong, but some are useful. European Journal of Personality, 34, 527-528. doi: 10.1002/per.2284

Jobst, L. J., Heck, D. W., & Moshagen, M. (2020). A Comparison of Correlation and Regression Approaches for Multinomial Processing Tree Models. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 98, 102400. doi: 10.1016/ Supplementary Files

Küchler, A.-M., Schultchen, D., Pollatos, O., Moshagen, M., Ebert, D.D., Baumeister, H. (2020). StudiCare mindfulness – study protocol of a randomized controlled trial evaluating an internet-and mobile-based intervention for college students with no and “on demand” guidance. Trials, 21: 975. 10.1186/s13063-020-04868-0

Lindheimer, N. C., Nicolai, J., & Moshagen, M. (2020). General rather than specific: Cognitive deficits in suppressing task irrelevant stimuli are associated with buying-shopping disorder. PLOS One, 15, e0237093. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0237093 Supplementary Files

Lunkenheimer, F., Domhardt, M., Geirhos, A., Kilian, R., Mueller-Stierlin, A.S., Holl, R.W., Meissner, T., Minden, K., Moshagen, M., Ranz, R., Sachser, C., Staab, D., Warschburger, P., Baumeister, H. (2020). Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of guided Internet- and mobile-based CBT for adolescents and young adults with chronic somatic conditions and comorbid depression and anxiety symptoms (youthCOACHCD): study protocol for a multicentre randomized controlled trial. Trials, 21: 253. 10.1186/s13063-019-4041-9

Moshagen, M., Zettler, I., & Hilbig, B. E. (2020). Measuring the dark core of personality. Psychological Assessment, 32,  182-196. doi: 10.1037/pas0000778 Supplementary Files

Moshagen, M., Zettler, I., Horsten, L. K. & Hilbig, B. E. (2020). Agreeableness and the common core of dark traits are functionally different constructs. Journal of Research in Personality, 87, 103986. doi: 10.1016/j.jrp.2020.103986 Supplementary Files

Schild, C., Moshagen, M., Scigala, K. A., & Zettler, I.  (2020). May the odds—or your personality—be in your favor: Probability of observing a favorable outcome, Honesty-Humility, and dishonest behavior. Judgment and Decision Making, 15,  600-610. pdf Supplementary Files

Sindermann, C., Elhai, J. D., Moshagen, M., & Montag, C. (2020). Age, gender, personality, ideological attitudes and individual differences in a person’s news spectrum: How many and who might be prone to “filter bubbles” and “echo chambers” online? Helyon, 6: e03214. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2020.e0321410.1016/j.heliyon.2020.e03214

Zettler, I., Thielmann, I., Hilbig, B. E., & Moshagen, M. (2020). The Nomological Net of the HEXACO Model of Personality: A Large-scale Meta-analytic Investigation. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 15, 723-760. doi: 10.1177/1745691619895036 Supplementary Files


Auerswald, M. , & Moshagen, M. (2019). How to determine the number of factors to retain in exploratory factor analysis: A comparison of extraction methods under realistic conditions. Psychological Methods, 24, 468-491. doi: 10.1037/met0000200 Supplementary Files

Kuhlmann, B.G., Erdfelder, E., & Moshagen, M. (2019). Testing Interactions in Multinomial Processing Tree Models. Frontiers in Psychology, 10:2364. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.02364

Moshagen, M., Thielmann, I., Hilbig, B. E., & Zettler, I. (2019). Meta-analytic investigations of the HEXACO Personality Inventory(-Revised): Reliability generalization, self-observer agreement, intercorrelations, and relations to demographic variables. Zeitschrift für Psychologie, 227, 186-194. doi: 10.1027/2151-2604/a000377 Supplementary Files

Müller, S., & Moshagen, M. (2019). Controlling for Response Bias in Self-Ratings of Personality – A Comparison of Impression Management Scales and the Overclaiming Technique. Journal of Personality Assessment, 101, 229-236. doi: 10.1080/00223891.2018.1451870 Supplementary Files 

Müller, S., & Moshagen, M. (2019). True Virtue, Self-Presentation, or Both? A Behavioral Test of Impression Management and Overclaiming. Psychological Assessment, 31, 181-191. doi: 10.1037/pas0000657  Supplementary Files


Heck, D. W., Hoffmann, A. & Moshagen, M. (2018). Detecting nonadherence without loss in efficiency: A simple extension of the Crosswise Model. Behavior Research Methods, 50, 1895–1905. doi: 10.3758/s13428-017-0957-8 Supplementary Files

Heck, D. W., & Moshagen, M. (2018). RRreg: An R Package for Correlation and Regression Analyses of Randomized Response Data. Journal of Statistical Software, 85, 1-29.  doi: 10.18637/jss.v085.i02

Heck, D. W., Thielmann, I., Moshagen, M., & Hilbig, B. E. (2018). Who lies? A large-scale reanalysis linking basic personality traits to unethical decision making. Judgment and Decision Making, 13,  356-371. pdf Supplementary Files

Moshagen, M., & Auerswald, M. (2018). On Congruence and Incongruence of Measures of Fit in Structural Equation Modeling. Psychological Methods, 23, 318-336. doi: 10.1037/met0000122 Supplementary Files 

Moshagen, M., Hilbig, B. E., & Zettler, I. (2018). The dark core of personality. Psychological Review, 125, 656–688. doi: 10.1037/rev0000111 Supplementary Files

Müller, S., & Moshagen, M. (2018). Overclaiming Shares Processes With the Hindsight Bias. Personality and Individual Differences, 134, 298-300. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2018.06.035 Supplementary Files 

Nicolai, J., & Moshagen, M. (2018). Pathological buying symptoms are associated with distortions in judging elapsed time. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 7, 752–759.  doi: 10.1556/2006.7.2018.80

Nicolai, J., Moshagen, M., & Demmel, R. (2018). A test of expectancy-value theory in predicting alcohol consumption. Addiction Research & Theory, 26, 133-142. doi: 10.1080/16066359.2017.1334201 


Heck, D. W., Hilbig, B. E., & Moshagen, M. (2017). From Information Processing to Decisions: Formalizing and Comparing Psychologically Plausible Choice Models. Cognitive Psychology, 96, 26-40. doi: 10.1016/j.cogpsych.2017.05.003 Supplementary Files

Moshagen, M., & Hilbig, B. E. (2017). The statistical analysis of cheating paradigms. Behavior Research Methods, 49, 724 - 732. doi: 10.3758/s13428-016-0729-x Supplementary Files

Nicolai, J., & Moshagen, M. (2017). Dissociating pathological buying from obsessive compulsive symptoms using delay discounting. Zeitschrift für Psychologie, 225, 224-251. doi: 10.1027/2151-2604/a000308

Stein, M., Auerswald, M., & Ebersbach, M. (2017). Relationships between motor and executive functions and the effect of an acute coordinative intervention on executive functions in kindergartners. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, 859. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00859

Thielmann, I., Hilbig, B. E., Zettler, I., & Moshagen, M. (2017). On measuring the sixth basic personality dimension: A comparison between HEXACO Honesty-Humility and Big Six Honesty-Propriety. Assessment, 24, 1024-1036.  doi: 10.1177/1073191116638411 Supplementary Files


Hilbig, B. E., Moshagen, M., & Zettler, I. (2016). Prediction consistency: A test of the equivalence assumption across different indicators of the same construct. European Journal of Personality, 30, 637-647. doi: 10.1002/per.2085

Moshagen, M., & Erdfelder, E. (2016). A new strategy for testing structural equation models. Structural Equation Modeling, 23, 54-60. doi: 10.1080/10705511.2014.950896

Nicolai, J., Darancó, S., & Moshagen, M. (2016). Effects of mood state on impulsivity in pathological buying. Psychiatry Research, 244, 351-356. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2016.08.009

Stadnitski, T. (2016). Tenets and Methods of Fractal Analysis. In Di Leva, A. (Ed.), The fractal Geometry of the Brain, 45-46. New York: Springer.

Stroe-Kunold, E., Friederich, H-Ch., Stadnitski, T., Wesche, D., Herzog, W., Schwab, M., & Wild, B. (2016). Emotional intolerance and core features of anorexia nervosa: a dynamic interaction during inpatient treatment? Results from a longitudinal diary study. PLoS ONE, 11(5): e0154701. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0154701.

Wild, B., Stadnitski, T., Wesche, D., Stroe-Kunold, E.,  Schultz, J-H., Rudofsky, G., Maser-Gluth, Ch., Herzog, W., & Friederich, H-Ch. (2016). Temporal relationships between awakening cortisol and psychosocial variables in inpatients with anorexia nervosa – a time series approach. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 102, 25-32.


Auerswald, M., & Moshagen, M. (2015). Generating correlated, non-normally distributed data using a non-linear structural model. Psychometrika, 80, 920-937. doi: 10.1007/s11336-015-9468-7 Supplementary File

Frey, A., & Moshagen, M. (2015). TBS-TK Rezension: ``Intelligenz-Struktur-Batterie (INSBAT)''. Psychologische Rundschau, 66, 86-88. doi: 10.1026/0033-3042/a000237

Hilbig, B. E., & Moshagen, M. (2015). A predominance of self-identified Democrats is no evidence of a leftward bias. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 38, e130. doi: 10.1017/S0140525X14001228

Hilbig, B. E., Moshagen, M., & Zettler, I. (2015). Truth will out: Linking personality, morality, and honesty through indirect questioning. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 6, 140-147. doi: 10.1177/1948550614553640 Supplementary Files

Ungar, N., Sieverding, M., Schweizer, F, & Stadnitski, T. (2015). Let me eat what I want: Intervention-Elicited Reactance and Its Implications. Zeitschrift für Psychologie, 223(4), 247-256.

Zettler, I., Hilbig, B. E., Moshagen, M., & de Vries, R. E. (2015). Dishonest responding or true virtue? A behavioural test of Impression Management. Personality and Individual Differences, 81, 107-111. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2014.10.007


Heck, D. W., Moshagen, M., & Erdfelder, E. (2014). Model selection by minimum description length: Lower bound sample sizes for the Fisher information approximation. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 60, 29-34. doi: 10.1016/ Excel Sheet

Hepp, J., Hilbig, B. E., Moshagen, M., Zettler, I., Schmahl, C., & Niedtfeld, I. (2014). Active versus reactive cooperativeness in Borderline Psychopathology: A dissection based on the HEXACO model of personality. Personality and Individual Differences, 56, 19–23. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2013.08.013

Hilbig, B. E., & Moshagen, M. (2014). Generalized outcome-based strategy classification: Comparing deterministic and probabilistic choice models. Psychonomic Bulletin &Review, 21, 1431-1443. doi: 10.3758/s13423-014-0643-0 Supplementary Files

Moshagen, M., Hilbig, B. E., Erdfelder, E., & Moritz, A. (2014). An experimental validation method for questioning techniques that assess sensitive issues. Experimental Psychology, 61, 48-54. doi: 10.1027/1618-3169/a000226

Moshagen, M., Hilbig, B. E., & Zettler, I. (2014). Faktorstruktur, psychometrische Eigenschaften und Messinvarianz der deutschsprachigen Version des 60-Item HEXACO Persönlichkeitsinventars. Diagnostica, 60, 86-97. doi: 10.1026/0012-1924/a000112

Moshagen, M., & Musch, J. (2014). Sample size requirements of the robust weighted least squares estimator. Methodology, 10, 60-70. doi: 10.1027/1614-2241/a000068

Stadnitski, T. (2014). Multivariate Time Series Analyses for Psychological Research: VAR, SVAR, VEC, SVEC Models and Cointegration as Useful Tools for Understanding Psychological Processes. Hamburg: Kovač.


Erdfelder, E., & Moshagen, M. (2013). Conjoint measurement of disorder prevalence, test sensitivity, and test specificity: Notes on Botella, Huang, and Suero’s multinomial model. Frontiers in Psychology, 4: 876. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00876

Hilbig, B. E., Zettler, I., Moshagen, M., & Heydasch, T. (2013). Tracing the path from personality - via cooperativeness - to conservation. European Journal of Personality, 27, 319-337. doi: 10.1002/per.1856

Moshagen, M., & Thielsch, M. T. (2013). A short version of the Visual Aesthetics of Websites InventoryBehaviour &Information Technology, 32, 1305-1311. doi: 10.1080/0144929X.2012.694910

Stadnitski, T. (2013). Detecting Fractal Behavior. The Fractal Laboratory Journal; 2:1.

Ungar, N.,  Sieverding, M.,  & Stadnitski, T. (2013). Increasing Fruit and Vegetable Intake: "Five a Day" Versus "Just One More". Appetite, 65, 200-204.


Moshagen, M. (2012). The model size effect in structural equation modeling: Inflated goodness-of-fit statistics are due to the size of the covariance matrix. Structural Equation Modeling, 19, 86–98. doi: 10.1080/10705511.2012.634724

Moshagen, M., & Musch, J. (2012). Surveying multiple sensitive attributes using an extension of the randomized-response technique. International Journal of Public Opinion Research, 24, 508-523. doi: 10.1093/ijpor/edr034

Moshagen, M., Musch, J., & Erdfelder, E. (2012). A stochastic lie detector. Behavior Research Methods, 44, 222-231. doi: 10.3758/s13428-011-0144-2

Nicolai, J., Moshagen, M., & Demmel, R. (2012). Patterns of alcohol expectancies and alcohol use across age and gender. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 126, 347-353. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2012.05.040

Nicolai, J., Moshagen, M., Eich, W., & Bieber, C. (2012). The OPTION scale for the assessment of shared decision making: Methodological issues. Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, 106, 264–271. doi: 10.1016/j.zefq.2012.03.002

Stadnitski, T. (2012). Measuring Fractality. Frontiers in Physiology, 127 (3), 1-13.

Stadnitski, T. (2012). Some Critical Aspects of Fractality Research. Nonlinear Dynamics, Psychology and Life Sciences, 16 (2), 137-158.

Stroe-Kunold, E., Gruber, A., Stadnytska, T., Werner, J., and Brosig, B. (2012). Cointegration Methodology for Psychological Researchers: An Introduction to the Analysis of Dynamic Process Systems. British Journal of Mathematical and Statistical Psychology. 65, 511-539.


Moshagen, M., & Hilbig, B. E. (2011). Methodological notes on model comparisons and strategy classification: A falsificationist proposition. Judgment and Decision Making, 6, 814-820. full text

Moshagen, M., Hilbig, B. E., & Musch, J. (2011). Defection in the dark? A randomized-response investigation of cooperativeness in social dilemma games. European Journal of Social Psychology, 41, 638-644. doi: 10.1002/ejsp.793

Ostapczuk, M., Musch, J., & Moshagen, M. (2011). Improving self-report measures of medication non-adherence using a cheating detection extension of the randomized response technique. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 20, 489-503. doi: 10.1177/0962280210372843

2010 and earlier

Moshagen, M. (2010). multiTree: A computer program for the analysis of multinomial processing tree models. Behavior Research Methods, 42, 42-54. doi: 10.3758/BRM.42.1.42 

Moshagen, M., Musch, J., Ostapcuk, M., & Zhao, Z. (2010). Reducing socially desirable responses in epidemiologic surveys: An extension of the randomized response technique. Epidemiology, 21, 379-382. doi: 10.1097/EDE.0b013e3181d61dbc

Moshagen, M., & Thielsch, M. T. (2010). Facets of visual aesthetics. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 68, 689-709. doi: 10.1016/j.ijhcs.2010.05.006

Nicolai, J., Demmel, R., & Moshagen, M. (2010). The Comprehensive Alcohol Expectancy Questionnaire: Confirmatory factor analysis, scale refinement, and further validation. Journal of Personality Assessment, 92, 400-409.  doi: 10.1080/00223891.2010.497396

Stadnytska, T.  (2010). Deterministic or Stochastic Trend: Decision on the Basis of the Augmented Dickey-Fuller Test. Methodology, 6(2), 83-92.

Stadnytska, T., Braun, S. & Werner, J. (2010). Analyzing Fractal Dynamics Employing R.  Nonlinear Dynamics, Psychology and Life Sciences, 14(2), 117-144.

Erdfelder, E., Auer, T.-S., Hilbig, B. E., Aßfalg, A., Moshagen, M., & Nadarevic, L. (2009). Multinomial processing tree models: A review of the literature. Zeitschrift für Psychologie - Journal of Psychology, 217, 108-124. doi: 10.1027/0044-3409.217.3.108  

Moshagen, M., Musch, J., & Göritz, A. S. (2009). A blessing, not a curse: Experimental evidence for beneficial effects of visual aesthetics on performance. Ergonomics, 52, 1311-1320. doi: 10.1080/00140130903061717

Ostapczuk, M., Moshagen, M., Zhao, Z., & Musch, J. (2009). Assessing sensitive attributes via the randomized response technique: Evidence for the importance of response symmetry. Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics, 34, 267-287. doi: 10.3102/1076998609332747 

Ostapczuk, M., Musch, J., & Moshagen, M. (2009). A randomized-response investigation of the education effect in attitudes towards foreigners. European Journal of Social Psychology, 39, 920-931. doi: 10.1002/ejsp.588

Stroe-Kunold, E., Stadnytska, T., Werner, J. & Braun, S. (2009). Estimating Long-range Dependence in Time Series: an Evaluation of Estimators Implemented in R. Behavior Research Methods, 41, 909-923.

Moshagen, M., & Musch, J. (2008). Publication bias in studies on the efficacy of hypnosis as a therapeutic tool. Contemporary Hypnosis, 25, 94-99. doi: 10.1002/ch.355

Stadnytska, T., Braun, S., & Werner, J. (2008). Comparison of Automated Procedures for ARMA Model Identification. Behavior Research Methods, 40, 250-262

Stadnytska, T., Braun, S., & Werner, J. (2008). Model Identification of Integrated ARMA Processes. Multivariate Behavior Research, 43, 1-28.

Stadnytska, T. & Werner, J. (2006). Sample Size and Accuracy of Estimation of the Fractional Differencing Parameter. Methodology, 4, 135-144.

Stadnytska, T. (2005). Stationaritätsverletzung bei ARMA-Modellen: Eine Simulationsstudie. In Werner, J. (Ed.), Zeitreihanalysen mit Beispielen aus der Psychologie, 147-164. Berlin: Logos.