Thielmann, I., Spadaro, G., & Balliet, D. (2020). Personality and prosocial behavior: A theoretical framework and meta-analysis. Psychological Bulletin, 146, 30-90.

*Columbus, S., *Molho, C., Righetti, F., & Balliet, D. (2020). Interdependence and cooperation in daily life. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. *shared first author.

Molho, C., Tybur, J. M., Van Lange, P. A. M., & Balliet, D. (2020). Direct and Indirect Punishment of Norm Violations in Daily Life.  Nature Communications.

Wu, J., Balliet, D., Peperkoorn, L. S., Romano, A., & Van Lange, P. A. (2020). Cooperation in Groups of Different Sizes: The Effects of Punishment and Reputation-Based Partner Choice. Frontiers in Psychology10, 2956.

Townsend, C., Aktipis A., Balliet, D., & Cronk, L., (2020).  Generosity among the Ik of Uganda. Evolutionary Human Sciences, 2, 1-13.

Tiddi, I., Balliet, D., & Ten Teije, A. (2020). Fostering scientific meta-analyses with knowledge graphs : a case-study. In European Semantic Web Conference (pp. 287-303), Springer, Cham.

Akata, Z., Balliet, D., de Rijke, M., Dignum, F., Dignum, V., Eiben, G., Fokkens, A., Grossi, D., Hindriks, K., Hoos, H., Hung, H., Jonker, C., Monz, C., Neerincx, M., Oliehoek, F., Prakken, H., Schlobach, S., van der Gaag, L, van Harmelen, F., van Hoof, H., van Riemsdijk, B., vaan Wynsberghe, A., Verbrugge, R., Verheij, B., Vossen, P., & Welling, M. (2020). A Research Agenda for Hybrid Intelligence: Augmenting Human Intellect With Collaborative, Adaptive, Responsible, and Explainable Artificial Intelligence. Computer53(8), 18-28.

Gerpott, F., Thielmann, I., & Balliet, D. (in press). Interdependence perspectives on the person and situation. In D. Wood, S. J. Read, P. D. Harms, & A. Slaughter (Eds.). Emerging Approaches to Measuring and Modeling the Person and Situation.

Balliet, D., Wu, J., & Van Lange, P. A. M. (in press). Indirect reciprocity, gossip, and reputation-based cooperation. In A. W. Kruglanski, E. T. Higgins, & P.A.M. Van Lange (Eds.). Social Psychology: Handbook of Basic Principles. The Guilford Press, New York.  

Columbus, S., Righetti, F., & Balliet, D. (in press). Interdependent situations in close relationships. In L. Vanderdrift, C. Agnews, & X. Arriaga (Eds.) Interdependence, Interaction, and Relationships.  Cambridge University Press, New York.

Wu, J., Balliet, D., & Van Lange, P. A. M. (in press). Reputation: A fundamental route to human cooperation. In W. Wilczynski, & S. F. Brosnan (Eds.). Social cooperation and conflict: Biological mechanisms at the interface, Cambridge UK: Cambridge University Press.


Columbus, S., Thielmann, I., Balliet, D. (2019). Situational Affordances for Prosocial Behaviour: On the Interaction Between Honesty-Humility and (Perceived) Interdependence. European Journal of Personality, 33,655-673.

Molho, C., Balliet, D., & Wu, J. (2019). Hierarchy, power, and strategies to promote cooperation in social dilemmas. Games, 10, 1-15.

Wu, J., Balliet, D., Kou, Y., & Van Lange, P. A. (2019). Gossip in the Dictator and Ultimatum Games: Its Immediate and Downstream Consequences for Cooperation. Frontiers in Psychology10, 651.

Dores Cruz, T. D., Balliet, D., Sleebos, E., Beersma, B., Van Kleef, G. A., & Gallucci, M. (2019). Getting a Grip on the Grapevine: Extension and Factor Structure of the Motives to Gossip Questionnaire. Frontiers in psychology10, 1190.

Molho, C., & Balliet, D. (2019). Navigating interdependent social situations. In. D. Funder, J. Rauthmann, & R. Sherman (Eds.). The Oxford Handbook of Psychological Situations. New York: Oxford University Press.


Gerpott, F. H., Balliet, D., Columbus, S., Molho, C., & De Vries, R. E. (2018). How Do People Think About Interdependence? A Multidimensional Model of Subjective Outcome Interdependence. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 115, 716-742.

Tybur, J. M., Molho, C., & Balliet, D. (2018). Moralized disgust versus disgusting immorality: An adaptationist perspective. In Strohminger, N., & Kumar, V. (Eds.) The Moral Psychology of Disgust (pp. 11-26). Rowman & Littlefield, New York.

Aktipis, A., Cronk, L., Alcock, J., Ayers, J.D., Baciu, C., Balliet, D., Boddy, A.M., Curry, O.S., Krems, J.A., Muñoz, A. & Sullivan, D. (2018). Understanding cooperation through fitness interdependence. Nature Human Behaviour2(7), 429-431.

Balliet, D., Tybur, J. M., Wu, J., Antonellis, C., & Van Lange, P. A. M. (2018). Political ideology, trust, and cooperation: In-group favoritism among republicans and democrats during a U.S. national election. Journal of Conflict Resolution, 62, 797-818.

Romano, A., Balliet, D., Yamagishi, T., & Liu, J. H. (2018). Reply to De Dreu: Shared Partner Nationality Promotes Ingroup Favoritism in Cooperation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 

Pletzer, J. L., Balliet, D. P., Joireman, J., Kuhlman, D. M., Voelpel, S. & Van Lange, P. A. M. (2018). Social value orientation, expectations, and cooperation: A meta-analysis. European Journal of Personality, 32, 62-83.


Romano, A., Balliet, D., Yamagishi, T., & Liu, J. H. (2017). Parochial trust and cooperation across 17 societies. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 114, 12702-12707.

Romano, A., & Balliet, D. (2017). Reciprocity outperforms conformity to promote cooperation. Psychological Science, 28, 1490-1502.

Wu, J., Balliet, D., Tybur, J. M., Arai, S., Van Lange, P. A. M., & Yamagishi, T. (2017). Life history strategy and human cooperation in economic games. Evolution and Human Behavior, 38, 496-505.

Romano, A., Balliet, D., & Wu, J. (2017). Unbounded indirect reciprocity: Is reputation-based cooperation bounded by group membership? Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 71, 59-67.

Molho, C., Tybur, J.M., Güler, E., Balliet. D., & Hofmann, W. (2017). Disgust and anger relate to different aggressive responses to moral violations.  Psychological Science, 28, 609-619.

Balliet, D., Tybur, J. M., & Van Lange, P. A. M. (2017). Functional interdependence theory: An evolutionary account of social situations. Personality and Social Psychology Review, 21, 361-388.


Wu, J., Balliet, D., & Van Lange, P. A. M. (2016). Reputation, gossip, and human cooperation. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 10, 350–364.

Wu, J., Balliet, D., & Van Lange, P. A. M. (2016). Gossip versus punishment: The efficiency of reputation to promote and maintain cooperation. Scientific Reports, 6, 23919.

Wu, J., Balliet, D., & Van Lange, P. A. M. (2016). Reputation management: Why and how gossip enhances generosity. Evolution and Human Behavior, 37, 193–201.

De Dreu, C. K. W.  & Balliet, D. (2016).  Intergroup competition may not be needed for shaping group cooperation and cultural group selection [commentary]. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 39, 24-25.


Wu., J., Balliet, D., & Van Lange, P. A. M. (2015). When Does Gossip Promote Generosity? Indirect Reciprocity Under the Shadow of the Future. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 6, 923-330.

Righetti, F.*, Balliet, D.*, Visserman, M., & Hofmann, W. (2015). Trust and the suppression of emotions during sacrifice in close relationships. Social Cognition. 33, 505-519. *equally share first authorship

Balliet, D., & Righetti, F. (2015). On developing the study of social situations [commentary]. European Journal of Personality, 29, 383-385.


Balliet, D., Wu, J., & De Dreu, C. K. W. (2014). In-group favoritism in cooperation: A meta-analysis. Psychological Bulletin, 140, 1556-1581.

Van Lange, P. A. M., Balliet, D., Parks, C., & Van Vugt, M. (2014). Social Dilemmas: Understanding the Psychology of Human Cooperation. New York: Oxford University Press.

Balliet, D., & Van Lange, P. A. M. (2014). How (and when) reward and punishment promote cooperation: An interdependence theoretical perspective. In P. A. M. Van Lange, B. Rockenback, & T. Yamagishi (Eds.). Social dilemmas: New perspectives on reward and punishment. New York: Oxford University Press.

Van Lange, P. A. M., & Balliet, D. Interdependence theory. (2014). J. A. Simpson, & J. F. Dovidio (Eds.). APA handbook of personality and social psychology: Interpersonal processes and intergroup relations (Volume 2). New York: APA Books.

De Dreu, C. K. W., Balliet, D. P., & Halevy, N. (2014). Parochial cooperation in humans: Forms and functions of self-sacrifice intergroup conflict. In A. Elliot (Ed.), Advances in Motivational Science (vol. 1, pp 1—47). New York: Elsevier.


Balliet, D., & Van Lange, P. A. M. (2013). Trust, conflict, and cooperation: A meta-analysis. Psychological Bulletin, 139, 1090-1112.

Balliet, D., & Van Lange, P. A. M. (2013). Trust, punishment and cooperation across 18 societies: A Meta-analysis. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 8, 363-379.

Balliet, D., & Ferris, D. L. (2013). Ostracism and prosocial behavior: A social dilemma analysis. Ostracism and prosocial behavior: A social dilemma analysis. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 120, 298-308.

Balliet, D., & Pronk, T. M. (2013). Personality, self-control, and welfare-tradeoff ratios for revenge and forgiveness [commentary]. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 36, 16-17.


Joireman, J., Shaffer, M., Balliet, D., & Strathman, A. (2012). Promotion orientation explains why future-oriented people exercise and eat healthy: Evidence from the two-factor consideration of future consequences-14 scale. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 38, 1272-1287.


Balliet, D., Li, N. P., Macfarlan, S. J., & Van Vugt, M. (2011). Sex differences in cooperation: A meta-analytic review of social dilemmas. Psychological Bulletin, 137, 881-909.

Balliet, D., Li, N. P., & Joireman, J. (2011). Relating trait self-control and forgiveness among prosocials and proselfs: A test of compensatory and synergistic models. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 1090-1109.

Balliet, D., Mulder, L. B., & Van Lange, P.A.M. (2011). Reward, punishment, and cooperation: A meta-analysis. Psychological Bulletin, 137, 594-615.

Van Lange, P. A. M., Schippers, M., & Balliet, D. (2011). Who volunteers in psychology experiments? A study of prosocial motivation in volunteering. Personality and Individual Differences, 51, 279-284.


Balliet, D., & Joireman, J. (2010). Ego depletion reduces proselfs’ concern with the well-being of others. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 13, 227-239.

Balliet, D. (2010). Communication and cooperation in social dilemmas: A meta-analytic review. Journal of Conflict Resolution, 54, 39-57.

Balliet, D. (2010). Conscientiousness and forgivingness: A meta-analysis. Personality and Individual Differences, 48, 259-263.

Balliet, D. (2010). e-Research collaboration and the free-rider problem: Communication solutions to social dilemmas in computer mediated research collaborations. M. Anandarajan & A. Anandarajan (Eds.). e-Research collaboration: Theory, techniques, and challenges (pp. 277-288). Berlin, Germany: Springer-Verlag.


Balliet, D., Parks, C., & Joireman, J. (2009). Social value orientation and cooperation in social dilemmas: A meta-analysis. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 12, 533-547.

Balliet, D., Joireman, J., Daniels, D., & George-Falvy, J. (2008). Empathy and the Schwartz value system: A test of an integrated hypothesis. Individual Differences Research, 6, 269-279.

Joireman, J., Balliet, D., Sprott, D., Spangenberg, E., & Schultz, J. (2008). Ego depletion, consideration of future consequences, and decision-making preferences: Implications for the self-regulation of behavior. Personality and Individual Differences, 45, 15-21.