Böhm, R., Holtmann-Klenner, C., Korn, L., Santana A. P. & Betsch, C. (2022). Behavioral Determinants of Antibiotic Resistance: The Role of Social Information. Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being.

Jörling, M., Eitze, S., Schmid, P., Betsch, C., Allen, J. & Böhm, R. (in press). To disclose or not to disclose? Factors related to the willingness to disclose information to a COVID-19 tracing app. Information, Communication & Society.

Ochel, P., Eitze, S., Siegers, R., Betsch, C., & Seufert, A. (2022). Determinants of Adoption and Rejection of Protective Measures During the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic: A Longitudinal Study in Germany’s Second Wave. Social Psychological Bulletin17, 1-17.

Rees, F., Geiger, M., Lilleholt, L., Zettler, I., Betsch, C., Böhm, R., & Wilhelm, O. (2022). Measuring parents’ readiness to vaccinate themselves and their children against COVID-19. Vaccine. Advance online publication.

Haase, A. & Steinbrink, C. (2022). Associations between morphological awareness and literacy skills in German primary school children: the roles of grade level, phonological processing and vocabulary. Reading and Writing, 35, 1675–1709.


Attwell, K., Betsch, C., Dubé, E., Sivelä, J., Gagneur, A., Suggs, L. S., ... & Thomson, A. (2021). Increasing vaccine acceptance using evidence-based approaches and policies: Insights from research on behavioural and social determinants presented at the 7th Annual Vaccine Acceptance Meeting. International Journal of Infectious Diseases, 105, 188-193.

Betsch, C., Korn, L., & Böhm, R. (2021). Reply to Weisel: From polarization to vaccination and back. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 118(13), e2102717118.

Betsch, C., Korn, L., Felgendreff, L., Eitze, S., & Thaiss, H. (2021). School opening during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic: Public acceptance of wearing fabric masks in class. Public Health in Practice, 100115.

Betsch, C., Schmid-Küpke, N. K., Otten, L., & von Hirschhausen, E. (2020). Increasing the willingness to participate in organ donation through humorous health communication:(Quasi-) experimental evidence. PloS one15(11), e0241208. 

Betsch, C. & Sprengholz, P. (in press): The human factor between airborne pollen concentrations and COVID-19 disease dynamics. PNAS

Betsch, C., Sprengholz, P., Siegers, R., Eitze, S., Korn, L., Goldhahn, L., ... & Jenny, M. A. (2021). Empirical evidence to understand the human factor for effective rapid testing against SARS-CoV-2. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences118(32).

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Felgendreff, L., Korn, L., Sprengholz, P. , Eitze, S. , Siegers, R. & Betsch, C. (2021). Risk information alone is not sufficient to reduce optimistic bias. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy.

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Geiger, M., Rees, F., Lilleholt, L., Santana, A. P., Zettler, I. Wilhelm, O., Betsch, C., & Böhm, R. (2021). Measuring the 7Cs of vaccination readiness. European Journal of Psychological Assessment.

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Heinemeier, D., Terhardt, M., & Betsch, C. (2021). Impfverhalten psychologisch erklären und verändern am Beispiel der HPV-Impfung. Der Gynäkologe, 1-7.

Jenny, M. A., Lein, I., Jung-Sendzik, T., Eitze, S., Drosten, C., & Betsch, C. (2021). Kommunikationsempfehlungen zur Verbesserung des Verhaltens bei der Verwendung von PoC Antigen-Schnelltests und Selbsttests.

Joeckel, Sven & Henke, Jakob & Dogruel, Leyla. (2021). Trading Data for Health: How Social Comparison Orientation and Privacy Attitudes Impact on mHealth App Use. European Journal of Health Communication. 2. 62-84. 10.47368/ejhc.2021.304. DOI:10.47368/ejhc.2021.304

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Krauth, C., Oedingen, C., Bartling, T., Dreier, M., Spura, A., de Bock, F., von Rüden, U., Betsch, C. Korn, L. & Robra, B-P.(2021). Public preferences for exit strategies from COVID-19 lockdown in Germany – a discrete choice experiment. International Journal of Public Health.

Lewandowsky, S., Cook, J., Schmid, P., Holford, D. L., Finn, A., Leask, J., ... & Vraga, E. K. (2021). The COVID-19 Vaccine Communication Handbook. A practical guide for improving vaccine communication and fighting misinformation.
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Lindow, S. (2021). On searching and finding: The development of information search abilities. Cognitive Development

Müller, Eric & Beek, Katharina & Joeckel, Sven. (2021). Kommunikation und Bewegung im Alltag zwischen Dorf und Region: Medienhandeln Jugendlicher in ländlichen Räumen.

Neumann, S. & Hagemann, J. (2021). Der deutsche KiddyCAT: Test zur Kommunikativen Einstellung für Vorschul- und Kindergartenkinder mit Stottersymptomatik. Forum Logopädie, 35(4), 6-11.

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Schmid-Küpke, N. K., Matysiak-Klose, D., Siedler, A., Felgendreff, L., Wieler, L., Thaiss, H. M., & Betsch, C. (2021). Cancelled routine vaccination appointments due to COVID-19 pandemic in Germany. Vaccine: X, 100094.

Shapiro, G. K., Kaufman, J., Brewer, N. T., Wiley, K., Menning, L., Leask, J., ... & Wiysonge, C. S. (2021). A critical review of measures of childhood vaccine confidence. Current Opinion in Immunology71, 34-45.

Sprengholz, P. & Betsch, C (2021): Comment on: Willingness to Pay for a COVID-19 Vaccine. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy

Sprengholz, P., Betsch, C., & Böhm, R. (2021). Reactance revisited: Consequences of mandatory and scarce vaccination in the case of COVID-19.
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Sprengholz, P., Eitze, S., Felgendreff, L., Korn, L., & Betsch, C. (2021). Money is not everything: experimental evidence that payments do not increase willingness to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Journal of Medical Ethics.

Sprengholz, P., Siegers, R., Goldhahn, L., Eitze, S., & Betsch, C. (2021): Good night: Experimental evidence that nighttime curfews may fuel disease dynamics by increasing contact density. Social Science & Medicine.

Sprengholz, P. & Betsch, C. (2021): Zero-sum or worse? Considering detrimental effects of selective mandates on voluntary childhood vaccinations. The Journal of Pediatrics. 

Sprengholz, P., & Betsch, C. (in press): Ok Google: Using virtual assistants for data collection in psychological and behavioral research. Behavior Research Methods.

Sprengholz, P., & Betsch, C. (in press): Previous SARS-CoV-2 infection is linked to lower vaccination intentions. Journal of Medical Virology.

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Steinert, C., Bianchy, K., Gold, B. & Jurkowski, S. (2021). Classroom360 – Eine Lernumgebung für selbstgesteuertes Arbeiten mit 360°-Unterrichtsvideos in der Lehrer*innenbildung. k:ON - Kölner Online Journal für Lehrer*innenbildung, 4(2), 194-210.

Thomm, E., Gold, B., Betsch, T. and Bauer, J. (2021), When preservice teachers’ prior beliefs contradict evidence from educational research. British Journal of Educational Psychology, e12407.

Thomm, E., Sälzer, C., Prenzel, M. & Bauer, J. (2021). Predictors of teachers’ appreciation of evidence-based practice and educational research findings. Zeitschrift für Pädagogische Psychologie.

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Boonmanunt, S., Lauer, T., Rockenbach, B. and Weiss, A.. 2020. Field evidence on the role of time preferences in conservation behavior. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Vol. 104.

Brew-Sam, N., Chib, A. & Rossmann, C. (2020). Differential influences of social support on app use for diabetes self-management – a mixed methods approach. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 20, 151. doi: 10.1186/s12911-020-01173-3

Büchter, R., Betsch, C., Ehrlich, M., Fechtelpeter, D., Grouven, U., Keller, S., Meuer, R., Rossmann, C. & Waltering, A. (2020). Communicating Uncertainty in Written Consumer Health Information to the Public: Parallel-Group, Web-Based Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR Journal of Medical Internet Research, 22(8), e15899. doi: 10.2196/15899.

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Gold, B., & Windscheid, J. (2020). Observing 360-degree classroom videos–Effects of video type on presence, emotions, workload, classroom observations, and ratings of teaching quality. Computers & Education, 156, 103960.

Stehr, P., Karnowksi, V. & Rossmann, C. (2020). The multi-faceted usage patterns of nutrition apps: A survey on the appropriation of nutrition apps among German-speaking users of MyFitnessPal. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 20, 279. doi: 10.1186/s12911-020-01294-9

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Büchter, R.B., Betsch, C., Ehrlich, M., Fechtelpeter, D., Grouven, U., Keller, S., Meuer, R., Rossmann, C. & Waltering, A. (2019). Communicating uncertainty from limitations in quality of evidence to the public in written health information: protocol for a randomised controlled trial. JMIR Research Protocol, 8(5). doi: 10.2196/13425

Ketzer-Nöltge, A., Schweppe, J. & Rummer, R. (2019). Is the seductive details effect moderated by mood? An Eye Tracking Study. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 33, 62-70.

Lindow, S., & Betsch, T. (2019). Children's adaptive decision making and the costs of information search. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology, 60, 24–34. doi:10.1016/j.appdev.2018.09.006

Omer, S. B., Betsch, C., & Leask, J. (2019). Mandate vaccination with care. Nature, 571(7766), 469–472. doi:10.1038/d41586-019-02232-0

Rodríguez-Molina, D, Barth, S., Herrera, R., Rossmann, C., Radon, K. & Karnowski, V. (2019). An educational intervention to improve knowledge about prevention against occupational asthma and allergies using targeted maximum likelihood estimation. International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health. doi:10.1007/s00420-018-1397-1

Rossmann, C., Riesmeyer, C., Brew-Sam, N., Karnowski, V., Jöckel, S., Chib, A., & Ling, R. (2019). Appropriation of mHealth for diabetes self-management: lessons from two qualitative studies. JMIR Diabetes, 4(1). doi:10.2196/10271

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Rummer, R., Schweppe, J. & Schwede, A. (2019). Open-book vs. closed-book tests in university classes: a field experiment. Frontiers in Psychology, 10:463.

Schmid, P., & Betsch, C. (2019). Effective strategies for rebutting science denialism in public discussions. Nature Human Behaviour. doi:10.1038/s41562-019-0632-4

Schweppe, J. (2019). Das Arbeitsgedächtnis – ein kognitionspsychologisches Konstrukt in Theorien des Lehrens und Lernens. Enzyklopädie Erziehungswissenschaft online, 1-15.

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Betsch, C. & Böhm, R. (2018). Explaining herd immunity makes moral values regarding harm and fairness relevant for vaccination decisions. Nature Human Behaviour.

Betsch, C., Rossmann, C., Pletz, M. W., Vollmar, H. C., Freytag, A., Wichmann, O., ... & Eitze, S. (2018). Increasing influenza and pneumococcal vaccine uptake in the elderly: study protocol for the multi-methods prospective intervention study Vaccination60+. BMC public health, 18(1), 885. doi:10.1186/s12889-018-5787-9

Betsch, C., Schmid, P., Heinemeier, D., Korn, L., Holtmann, C., & Böhm, R. (2018). Beyond confidence: Development of a measure assessing the 5C psychological antecedents of vaccination. PLOS ONE, 13(12), e0208601. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0208601 Open Data Open Materials

Betsch, T., Chalupny, J., Grünewald, S., Hofert, L., & Männer, L.-S. (2018). Das Geschäft mit den Globuli - Wird in deutschen Apotheken evidenzbasiert beraten? Skeptiker, 1, 9-13.

Betsch, T., Lehmann, A., Jekel, M., Lindow, S., & Glöckner, A. (2018). Children's application of decision strategies in a compensatory environment. Judgment and Decision Making, 13, 514–528.

Betsch, T., Wünsche, K., Großkopf, A., Schröder, K., & Stenmans, R. (2018). Sonification and visualization of predecisional information search: Identifying toolboxes in children. Developmental Psychology, 54(3), 474-481. doi:10.1037/dev0000447.

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