Life History Theory

Theoretical papers

Mell, H., Baumard, N., André, J.B., (2019) Time is money. Waiting costs explain why selection favors steeper time discounting in deprived environments. EcoEvoRxiv, https://doi.org/10.32942/osf.io/7d56s

Mell, H., Baumard, N., André, J.B., (2017) Both collection risk and waiting costs give rise to the behavioural constellation of deprivation (on Pepper and Nettle’s The Behavioral Constellation of Poverty”, Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 41

Sheskin, M., Chevallier, C., Lambert, S., and Baumard, N. (2014) Life-history theory explains childhood moral development, Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 18(12), 613-615.

Empirical papers

Lettinga, N., Jacquet, P. O., André, J. B., Baumard, N., & Chevallier, C. (2019). Environmental harshness is associated with lower investment in collective actions. BioRxiv, 663518.

Jacquet P.O., Safra L., Wyart V., Baumard N., Chevallier C. (2018) The ecological roots of human susceptibility to social influence: a pre-registered study investigating the impact of early life adversity. Royal Society Open Science 5, 180454

Safra, L., Algan, Y., Grèzes, J., Tecu, T., Baumard, N. & Chevallier, C., (2017) Childhood harshness induces long-lasting preference for authoritarian leaders Evolution and Human Behavior, 38(5), 645-651.7.

Safra, L., Tecu, T., Lambert, S., Sheskin, M., Baumard, N., Chevallier, C. (2016). Neighborhood Deprivation Negatively Impacts Children’s Prosocial Behavior. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 1760

Mell, H., Safra, L. Algan, Y, Baumard, N and Chevallier, C. (2018) Childhood Environmental Harshness Predicts Coordinated Health and Reproductive Strategies: A Cross-sectional Study Of A Nationally Representative (France) Sample`. Evolution and Human Behavior, 39(1), 1-8.