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Full Publication List

This is a list of all published articles. Use the bibtex link for the bibtex citation information.

    working paper

  • McElreath, R. (working paper). The coevolutionary romance of social learning and parasitic behavior. (article)
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    @article{McElreath2016selfishmemes,
      author = {Richard McElreath},
      Title = {The coevolutionary romance of social learning and parasitic behavior},
      Year = {working paper},
      URL = {http://biorxiv.org/content/early/2016/05/30/055889}
    }
  • McElreath, M., Boesch, C., Kuehl, H., & McElreath, R. (working paper). Complex Dynamics From Simple Cognition: The Primary Ratchet Effect In Animal Culture. (article)
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    @article{McElreathetal2017ratchet, URL = {https://doi.org/10.1101/134247},
      year = {working paper},
      author = {Mary~Brooke McElreath and Christophe Boesch and Hjalmar Kuehl and Richard McElreath},
      title = {Complex Dynamics From Simple Cognition: The Primary Ratchet Effect In Animal Culture}
    }
  • McElreath, R. (working paper). The coevolution of social learning and sensitivity to changing environments. (article)
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    @article{McElreath2012detectingdelta,
      author = {Richard McElreath},
      Title = {The coevolution of social learning and sensitivity to changing environments},
      Year = {working paper},
      URL = {/rmpubs/McElreath 2012 detecting delta.pdf}
    }
  • Clarke, P. M. R., McElreath, R., Mabry, K., & McEachern, M. B. (working paper). The evolution of bequeathal in stable habitats. (article)
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    @article{CMMMbequeathal,
      author = {Parry M R Clarke and Richard McElreath and Karen Mabry and Mary Brooke McEachern},
      Title = {The evolution of bequeathal in stable habitats},
      Year = {working paper},
      URL = {/rmpubs/CMMM_bequeathal_2013.pdf}
    }
  • 2017

  • Barrett, B. J., McElreath, R. L., & Perry, S. E. (2017). Pay-off-biased social learning underlies the diffusion of novel extractive foraging traditions in a wild primate. (article)
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    @article{Barrett2017, doi = {10.1098/rspb.2017.0358},
      URL = {https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2017.0358},
      year = {2017},
      month = {jun},
      publisher = {The Royal Society},
      volume = {284},
      number = {1856},
      pages = {20170358},
      author = {Brendan J. Barrett and Richard L. McElreath and Susan E. Perry},
      title = {Pay-off-biased social learning underlies the diffusion of novel extractive foraging traditions in a wild primate},
      journal = {Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences}
    }
  • Koster, J., & McElreath, R. (2017). Multinomial analysis of behavior: statistical methods. (article)
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    @article{KosterMcElreath2017MNAB, URL = {https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00265-017-2363-8},
      year = {2017},
      author = {Jeremy Koster and Richard McElreath},
      title = {Multinomial analysis of behavior: statistical methods},
      journal = {Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology},
      volume = {71},
      number = {138}
    }
  • Aplin, L. M., Sheldon, B. C., & McElreath, R. (2017). Conformity does not perpetuate suboptimal traditions in a wild population of songbirds. (article)
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    @article{AplinSheldonMcelreath2017, URL = {http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2017/07/18/1621067114.abstract},
      year = {2017},
      author = {Lucy M. Aplin and Ben C. Sheldon and Richard McElreath},
      title = {Conformity does not perpetuate suboptimal traditions in a wild population of songbirds},
      journal = {PNAS},
      Supplemental = {https://github.com/rmcelreath/wythamewa}
    }
  • Bunce, J., & McElreath, R. (2017). Inter-ethnic Interaction, Strategic Bargaining Power, and the Dynamics of Cultural Norms: A Field Study in an Amazonian Population. (article)
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    @article{BunceMcElreath2017, URL = {https://doi.org/10.1007/s12110-017-9297-8},
      year = {2017},
      author = {John Bunce and Richard McElreath},
      title = {Inter-ethnic Interaction, Strategic Bargaining Power, and the Dynamics of Cultural Norms: A Field Study in an {A}mazonian Population},
      journal = {Human Nature}
    }
  • 2016

  • Durand, J., Fleenor, W., McElreath, R., Santos, M., & Moyle, P. (2016). Physical controls on the distribution of the submersed aquatic weed \emphEgeria densa in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta and implications for habitat. (article)
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    @article{Durandetal2016,
      author = {John Durand and William Fleenor and Richard McElreath and Maria Santos and Peter Moyle},
      Title = {Physical controls on the distribution of the submersed aquatic weed \emph{Egeria densa} in the {S}acramento-{S}an {J}oaquin {D}elta and implications for habitat},
      Journal = {San Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science},
      Year = {2016},
      URL = {http://escholarship.org/uc/item/85c9h479#page-1}
    }
  • Bauch, C., & McElreath, R. (2016). Disease Dynamics and Costly Punishment Can Foster Socially Imposed Monogamy. (article)
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    @article{BauchMcElreath2016,
      author = {Chris Bauch and Richard McElreath},
      Title = {Disease Dynamics and Costly Punishment Can Foster Socially Imposed Monogamy},
      Journal = {Nature Communications},
      Year = {2016},
      Volume = {7},
      Pages = {1-9},
      URL = {http://www.nature.com/ncomms/2016/160412/ncomms11219/full/ncomms11219.html}
    }
  • Weinersmith, K. L., Hanninen, A. F., Sih, A., McElreath, R., & Earley, R. L. (2016). The relationship between handling time and cortisol release rates changes as a function of brain parasite densities in California killifish \emphFundulus parvipinnis. (article)
    [BibTeX]
    @article{Weinersmithetal2016,
      author = {K L Weinersmith and A F Hanninen and A Sih and Richard McElreath and R L Earley},
      Title = {The relationship between handling time and cortisol release rates changes as a function of brain parasite densities in {C}alifornia killifish \emph{Fundulus parvipinnis}},
      Journal = {Journal of Fish Biology},
      Year = {2016}
    }
  • Smaldino, P., & McElreath, R. (2016). The Natural Selection of Bad Science. (article)
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    @article{SmaldinoMcElreath2016,
      author = {Paul Smaldino and Richard McElreath},
      Title = {The Natural Selection of Bad Science},
      Year = {2016},
      Journal = {Royal Society Open Science},
      Volume = {3},
      Pages = {160384},
      URL = {http://rsos.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/3/9/160384}
    }
  • McElreath, R. (2016). Statistical Rethinking: A Bayesian Course with Examples in R and Stan CRC Press. (book)
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    @book{statrethinkingbook,
      author = {McElreath, Richard},
      Publisher = {CRC Press},
      Title = {Statistical Rethinking: A Bayesian Course with Examples in R and Stan},
      Year = {2016},
      URL = {http://xcelab.net/rm/statistical-rethinking/}
    }
  • 2015

  • Stevens, N. E., & McElreath, R. (2015). When are two tools better than one? Mortars, millingslabs, and the California acorn economy. (article)
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    @article{Stevens2015,
      author = {Nathan E Stevens and Richard McElreath},
      Title = {When are two tools better than one? Mortars, millingslabs, and the {C}alifornia acorn economy},
      Journal = {Journal of Anthropological Archaeology},
      Volume = {37},
      Pages = {100--111},
      Year = {2015},
      URL = {/rmpubs/Stevens_McElreath_2015.pdf}
    }
  • Schroeder, K. B., Nettle, D., & McElreath, R. (2015). Interactions between personality and institutions in cooperative behaviour in humans. (article)
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    @article{Schroederetal2015pc,
      author = {Kari B Schroeder and Daniel Nettle and Richard McElreath},
      Title = {Interactions between personality and institutions in cooperative behaviour in humans},
      Journal = {Phil Trans Roy Soc B},
      Volume = {370},
      Pages = {20150011},
      Year = {2015},
      URL = {/rmpubs/Schroeder_et_al_2015_personality_cooperative_behavior.pdf}
    }
  • Wallin, A., & McElreath, R. (2015). Strategies for advice taking: The role of epistemic social information. (article)
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    @article{WallinMcElreath2015,
      author = {Annika Wallin and Richard McElreath},
      Title = {Strategies for advice taking: The role of epistemic social information},
      Journal = {Economics and Philosophy},
      Volume = {31},
      Pages = {67--91},
      Year = {2015},
      URL = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0266267114000406}
    }
  • McElreath, R., & Smaldino, P. E. (2015). Replication, Communication, and the Population Dynamics of Scientific Discovery. (article)
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    @article{McElreathSmaldino2015,
      author = {Richard McElreath and Paul E. Smaldino},
      Title = {Replication, Communication, and the Population Dynamics of Scientific Discovery},
      Year = {2015},
      Journal = {PLOS One},
      URL = {http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0136088}
    }
  • Arsnoe, I. M., Hickling, G. J., Ginsberg, H. S., McElreath, R., & Tsao, J. I. (2015). Different Populations of Blacklegged Tick Nymphs Exhibit Differences in Questing Behavior That Have Implications for Human Lyme Disease Risk. (article)
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    @article{Arsnoeetal2015,
      author = {Isis M. Arsnoe and Graham J. Hickling and Howard S. Ginsberg and Richard McElreath and Jean I. Tsao},
      Title = {Different Populations of Blacklegged Tick Nymphs Exhibit Differences in Questing Behavior That Have Implications for Human Lyme Disease Risk},
      Journal = {PLOS One},
      Year = {2015},
      URL = {http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0127450}
    }
  • 2014

  • McElreath, R., & Koster, J. (2014). Using Multilevel Models to Estimate Variation in Foraging Returns: Effects of Failure Rate, Harvest Size, Age, and Individual Heterogeneity. (article)
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    @article{McElreathKoster2014,
      author = {Richard McElreath and Jeremy Koster},
      Title = {Using Multilevel Models to Estimate Variation in Foraging Returns: Effects of Failure Rate, Harvest Size, Age, and Individual Heterogeneity},
      Journal = {Human Nature},
      Year = {2014},
      Volume = {25},
      Pages = {100-120},
      URL = {/rmpubs/Mcelreath Koster 2014.pdf},
      Supplemental = {https://github.com/rmcelreath/mcelreath-koster-human-nature-2014}
    }
  • Beheim, B. A., Thigpen, C., & McElreath, R. (2014). Strategic Social Learning And The Population Dynamics Of Human Behavior: The Game Of Go. (article)
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    @article{Beheim2014Go,
      author = {Bret A Beheim and Calvin Thigpen and Richard McElreath},
      Title = {Strategic Social Learning And The Population Dynamics Of Human Behavior: The Game Of {G}o},
      Journal = {Evolution and Human Behavior},
      Volume = {35},
      Pages = {351--357},
      Year = {2014},
      URL = {/rmpubs/Beheim_Go_2014.pdf}
    }
  • 2013

  • House, B. R., Silk, J. B., Henrich, J., Barrett, C. H., Scelza, B. A., & Boyette, A. H., et al. (2013). Ontogeny of prosocial behavior across diverse societies. (article)
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    @article{HouseetalPNAS2013,
      author = {Bailey R House and Joan B Silk and Joseph Henrich and H Clark Barrett and Brooke A Scelza and Adam H Boyette and Barry S Hewlett and Richard McElreath and Stephen Laurence},
      Title = {Ontogeny of prosocial behavior across diverse societies},
      Journal = {PNAS},
      Year = {2013},
      Volume = {110},
      Number= {36},
      Pages = {14586--14591},
      URL = {/rmpubs/House_etal_PNAS_2013.pdf},
      Supplemental = {/rmpubs/House_etal_PNAS_2013_supplement.pdf}
    }
  • Smaldino, P. E., Schank, J. C., & McElreath, R. (2013). Increased costs of cooperation help cooperators in the long run. (article)
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    @article{SmaldinoAmNat,
      author = {P E Smaldino and J C Schank and R McElreath},
      Title = {Increased costs of cooperation help cooperators in the long run},
      Journal = {The American Naturalist},
      Year = {2013},
      Volume = {181},
      Number = {4},
      Pages = {451--463},
      URL = {/rmpubs/Smaldino Am Nat 2013.pdf}
    }
  • Schroeder, K. B., McElreath, R., & Nettle, D. (2013). Variants at serotonin transporter and 2A receptor genes predict cooperative behavior differentially according to presence of punishment. (article)
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    @article{SchroederetalPNAS2013,
      author = {K B Schroeder and R McElreath and D Nettle},
      Title = {Variants at serotonin transporter and {2A} receptor genes predict cooperative behavior differentially according to presence of punishment},
      Journal = {PNAS},
      Year = {2013},
      Volume = {110},
      Number = {10},
      Pages = {3955-3960},
      URL = {/rmpubs/PNAS-2013-Schroeder-3955-60.pdf}
    }
  • McElreath, R., Wallin, A., & Fasolo, B. (2013). The Evolutionary Rationality of Social Learning. In R. Hertwig, U. Hoffrage & the ABC Research Group (Eds.), (pp. 381-408). Oxford University Press. (incollection)
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    @incollection{McElreathetalRalphUlrichChapter,
      author = {Richard McElreath and Annika Wallin and Barbara Fasolo},
      Booktitle = {Simple Heuristics in a Social World},
      Editor = {Ralph Hertwig and Ulrich Hoffrage and {the ABC Research Group}},
      Publisher = {Oxford University Press},
      Title = {The Evolutionary Rationality of Social Learning},
      Pages = {381--408},
      Year = {2013},
      URL = {/rmpubs/socialheuristics_revision.pdf}
    }
  • 2012

  • Paciotti, B., Richerson, P. J., Lubell, M., Waring, T., McElreath, R., Efferson, C., & Edsten, E. (2012). Are Religious Individuals More Generous, Trusting, and Cooperative? An Experimental Test of the Effect of Religion on Prosociality. (article)
    [BibTeX]
    @article{Paciottietal2010,
      author = {Brian Paciotti and Peter J Richerson and Mark Lubell and Tim Waring and Richard McElreath and Charles Efferson and Ed Edsten},
      Journal = {Research in Economic Anthropology},
      Title = {Are Religious Individuals More Generous, Trusting, and Cooperative? {A}n Experimental Test of the Effect of Religion on Prosociality},
      Year = {2012},
      Volume = {31},
      Pages = {267--305}
    }
  • Henrich, J., Boyd, R., McElreath, R., Gurven, M., Richerson, P. J., & Ensminger, J., et al. (2012). Culture does account for variation in game behavior. (article)
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    @article{lambaResponse2012,
      author = {Joseph Henrich and Robert Boyd and Richard McElreath and Michael Gurven and Peter J. Richerson and Jean Ensminger and Michael Alvard and Abigail Barr and Clark Barrett and Alexander Bolyanatz and Colin F. Camerer and Juan-Camilo Cardenas and Ernst Fehr and Herbert M. Gintis and Francisco Gil-White and Edwins Laban Gwako and Natalie Henrich and Kim Hill and Carolyn Lesorogol and John Q. Patton and Frank W. Marlowe and David P. Tracer and John Ziker},
      Title = {Culture does account for variation in game behavior},
      Year = {2012},
      Journal = {PNAS},
      Volume = {109},
      Pages = {E32-E33},
      URL = {/rmpubs/PNAS-2012-Henrich-E32-3.pdf}
    }
  • Baum, W. M., Paciotti, B., Richerson, P., Lubell, M., & McElreath, R. (2012). Cooperation due to cultural norms, not individual reputation. (article)
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    @article{Baumetal2012,
      author = {William M. Baum and Brian Paciotti and Peter Richerson and Mark Lubell and Richard McElreath},
      Title = {Cooperation due to cultural norms, not individual reputation},
      Journal = {Behavioural Processes},
      Year = {2012},
      Volume = {91},
      Pages = {90--93},
      URL = {/rmpubs/2012 Baumetal PG Messages.pdf}
    }
  • Iglesias, T. L., McElreath, R., & Patricelli, G. L. (2012). Western scrub-jay funerals: cacophonous aggregations in response to dead conspecifics. (article)
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    @article{Iglesias2012,
      author = {Teresa L Iglesias and Richard McElreath and Gail L Patricelli},
      Title = {Western scrub-jay funerals: cacophonous aggregations in response to dead conspecifics},
      Journal = {Animal Behaviour},
      Year = {2012},
      Volume = {84},
      Pages = {1103--1111},
      URL = {/rmpubs/Iglesias scrub jay funerals 2012.pdf}
    }
  • Dawes, C. T., Loewen, P. J., Schreiber, D., Simmons, A. N., Flagan, T., & McElreath, R., et al. (2012). The Neural Basis of Egalitarian Behavior. (article)
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    @article{Dawesetal2012PNAS,
      author = {Christopher T. Dawes and Peter J. Loewen and Darren Schreiber and Alan N. Simmons and Taru Flagan and Richard McElreath and Scott E. Bokemper and James H. Fowler and Martin P. Paulus},
      Title = {The Neural Basis of Egalitarian Behavior},
      Journal = {PNAS},
      Year = {2012},
      Volume = {109},
      Pages = {6479--6483},
      URL = {/rmpubs/PNAS-2012-Dawes-1118653109.pdf}
    }
  • 2011

  • Patricelli, G., Krakauer, A., & McElreath, R. (2011). Assets and tactics in a mating market: economic models of negotiation offer insights into animal courtship dynamics on the lek. (article)
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    @article{lekmarkets2011,
      author = {Gail Patricelli and Alan Krakauer and Richard McElreath},
      Journal = {Current Zoology},
      Title = {Assets and tactics in a mating market: economic models of negotiation offer insights into animal courtship dynamics on the lek},
      Year = {2011},
      Volume = {57},
      Pages = {225--236},
      URL = {/rmpubs/patricelli et al Current Zoology 2011.pdf}
    }
  • Cordes, C., Richerson, P. J., McElreath, R., & Strimling, P. (2011). How Does Opportunistic Behavior Influence Firm Size? An evolutionary approach to organizational behavior. (article)
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    @article{Cordes2010,
      author = {Christian Cordes and Peter J Richerson and Richard McElreath and Pontus Strimling},
      Journal = {Journal of Institutional Economics},
      Title = {How Does Opportunistic Behavior Influence Firm Size? An evolutionary approach to organizational behavior},
      Year = {2011},
      Volume = {7},
      Pages = {1--21},
      URL={/rmpubs/CordesetalJOIE2011.pdf}
    }
  • 2010

  • McElreath, R. (2010). The coevolution of genes, innovation and culture in human evolution. In J. Silk & P. Kappeler (Eds.), (pp. 451-474). Springer. (incollection)
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    @incollection{McElreathetalGapChapter,
      author = {Richard McElreath},
      Booktitle = {Mind The Gap: Tracing the Origins of Human Universals},
      Editor = {Joan Silk and Peter Kappeler},
      Publisher = {Springer},
      Title = {The coevolution of genes, innovation and culture in human evolution},
      Pages = {451-474},
      Year = {2010},
      URL={/rmpubs/mcelreath_mind_the_gap.pdf}
    }
  • Smirnov, O., Dawes, C. T., Fowler, J. H., Johnson, T., & McElreath, R. (2010). The Behavioral Logic of Collective Action: Partisans Cooperate and Punish More Than Non-Partisans. (article)
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    @article{Fowleretal22009,
      author = {Oleg Smirnov and Christopher T. Dawes and James H. Fowler and Tim Johnson and Richard McElreath},
      Journal = {Political Psychology},
      Title = {The Behavioral Logic of Collective Action: Partisans Cooperate and Punish More Than Non-Partisans},
      Year = {2010},
      Volume = {31},
      Pages = {595--616},
      URL={/rmpubs/Smirnov_et_al_2010.pdf}
    }
  • Henrich, J., Ensminger, J., McElreath, R., Barr, A., Barrett, C., & Bolyanatz, A., et al. (2010). Markets, Religion, Community Size, and the Evolution of Fairness and Punishment. (article)
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    @article{henrichetalScience2010,
      author = {Joseph Henrich and Jean Ensminger and Richard McElreath and Abigail Barr and Clark Barrett and Alexander Bolyanatz and Juan Camilo Cardenas and Michael Gurven and Edwins Gwako and Natalie Henrich and Carolyn Lesorogol and Frank Marlowe and David Tracer and John Ziker},
      Journal = {Science},
      Pages = {1480-1484},
      Title = {Markets, Religion, Community Size, and the Evolution of Fairness and Punishment},
      Volume = {327},
      Year = {2010},
      URL={/rmpubs/henrich et al fairness markets religion group size Science 2010.pdf}
    }
  • Sih, A., Stamps, J., Yang, L. H., McElreath, R., & Ramenofsky, M. (2010). Grand challenges: Behavior as a key component of integrative biology in a human-altered world. (article)
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    @article{grandchallenges2010,
      author = {Andrew Sih and Judy Stamps and Louie H. Yang and Richard McElreath and Marilyn Ramenofsky},
      Journal = {Integrative And Comparative Biology},
      Title = {Grand challenges: {B}ehavior as a key component of integrative biology in a human-altered world},
      Year = {2010},
      URL={/rmpubs/sih et al grand challenges 2010.pdf}
    }
  • 2009

  • Bell, A. V., Richerson, P. J., & McElreath, R. (2009). Culture rather than genes provides greater scope for the evolution of large-scale human prosociality. (article)
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    @article{BellPNAS2009,
      author = {Adrian V Bell and Peter J Richerson and Richard McElreath},
      Journal = {Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences},
      Title = {Culture rather than genes provides greater scope for the evolution of large-scale human prosociality},
      Year = {2009},
      Pages = {17671-17674},
      Volume = {106},
      URL={/rmpubs/PNAS-2009-Bell-17671-4.pdf}
    }
  • Borgerhoff Mulder, M., Fazzio, I., Irons, W., McElreath, R., Bowles, S., & Bell, A., et al. (2009). Intergenerational Wealth Transmission and Inequality in Premodern Societies: Pastoralism and Wealth Inequality. (article)
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    @article{MoniqueCAInequality2009,
      author = {Borgerhoff Mulder, Monique and Ila Fazzio and William Irons and Richard McElreath and Samuel Bowles and Adrian Bell and Tom Hertz and Leele Hazaah},
      Journal = {Current Anthropology},
      Title = {Intergenerational Wealth Transmission and Inequality in Premodern Societies: Pastoralism and Wealth Inequality},
      Year = {2009},
      Pages = {35--48},
      Volume = {51},
      URL={/rmpubs/borgerhoff mulder et al pastoralism wealth CA 2010.pdf}
    }
  • McElreath, R. (2009). Linking the micro and macro in cultural evolution (Review of Shennan, Pattern and Process in Cultural Evolution). (article)
    [BibTeX]
    @article{McElreathShennanReview2009,
      author = {Richard McElreath},
      Journal = {Trends in Evolution and Ecology},
      Title = {Linking the micro and macro in cultural evolution (Review of Shennan, Pattern and Process in Cultural Evolution)},
      Year = {2009},
      Pages = {588-589},
      Volume = {24}
    }
  • Smirnov, O., Johnson, T., Dawes, C. T., Fowler, J. H., & McElreath, R. (2009). The Role of Egalitarian Motives in Altruistic Punishment. (article)
    [BibTeX]
    @article{Smirnovetal2009,
      author = {Oleg Smirnov and Tim Johnson and Christopher T. Dawes and James H. Fowler and Richard McElreath},
      Journal = {Economics Letters},
      Title = {The Role of Egalitarian Motives in Altruistic Punishment},
      Year = {2009},
      Pages = {192-194},
      Volume = {102}
    }
  • Borgerhoff Mulder, M., Bowles, S., Hertz, T., Bell, A., Beise, J., & Clark, G., et al. (2009). Intergenerational Wealth Transmission and the Dynamics of Inequality in Small-Scale Societies. (article)
    [BibTeX]
    @article{MoniqueScienceInequality2009,
      author = {Borgerhoff Mulder, Monique and Samuel Bowles and Tom Hertz and Adrian Bell and Jan Beise and Greg Clark and Ila Fazzio and Michael Gurven and Kim Hill and Paul L. Hooper and William Irons and Hillard Kaplan and Donna Leonetti and Bobbi Low and Frank Marlowe and Richard McElreath and Suresh Naidu and David Nolin and Patrizio Piraino and Rob Quinlan and Eric Schniter and Rebecca Sear and Mary Shenk and Eric Alden Smith and Christopher von Rueden and Polly Wiessner},
      Journal = {Science},
      Title = {Intergenerational Wealth Transmission and the Dynamics of Inequality in Small-Scale Societies},
      Year = {2009},
      Pages = {682-688},
      Volume = {326}
    }
  • McEachern, M. B., McElreath, R., Van Vuren, D. H., & Eadie, J. M. (2009). Another genetically promiscuous 'polygynous' mammal: mating system variation in Neotoma fuscipes. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{McEachernetal2009,
      author = {Mary Brooke McEachern and Richard McElreath and Van Vuren, Dirk H and John M Eadie},
      Journal = {Animal Behaviour},
      Title = {Another genetically promiscuous 'polygynous' mammal: mating system variation in Neotoma fuscipes},
      Volume = {77},
      Pages = {449-455},
      Year = {2009},
      URL = {/rmpubs/McEachern et al promiscuity 2009.pdf}
    }
  • 2008

  • McElreath, R., & Henrich, J. (2008). Modeling Cultural Evolution. In R. Dunbar & L. Barrett (Eds.), (pp. 571-585). Oxford Univ Press. (incollection)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @incollection{McElreath:2006zc,
      author = {McElreath, R. and J. Henrich},
      Booktitle = {Oxford Handbook of Evolutionary Psychology},
      Date-Added = {2006-02-06 09:42:55 -0800},
      Date-Modified = {2006-02-06 09:43:35 -0800},
      Editor = {R. Dunbar and L. Barrett},
      Publisher = {Oxford Univ Press},
      Title = {Modeling Cultural Evolution},
      Pages = {571-585},
      Year = {2008},
      URL = {/rmpubs/mcelreath_henrich_mce_final.pdf}
    }
  • McElreath, R., & Strimling, P. (2008). When natural selection favors learning from parents. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{mcelreathstrimling2007,
      author = {McElreath, Richard and Pontus Strimling},
      Date-Added = {2007-07-28 15:47:13 +0100},
      Date-Modified = {2008-08-10 10:02:26 -0600},
      Journal = {Current Anthropology},
      Volume = {49},
      Pages = {307-316},
      Title = {When natural selection favors learning from parents},
      Url = {/rmpubs/mcelreath strimling vertical transmission CA 2008 joined.pdf},
      Year = {2008}
    }
  • Cordes, C., Richerson, P. J., McElreath, R., & Strimling, P. (2008). A Naturalistic Approach to the Theory of the Firm: The Role of Cooperation. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{cordesetal2008,
      author = {Cordes, Christian and Richerson, Peter J and McElreath, Richard and Strimling, Pontus},
      Journal = {Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization},
      Title = {A Naturalistic Approach to the Theory of the Firm: The Role of Cooperation},
      Year = {2008},
      Volume = {68},
      Pages = {125-139},
      URL = {/rmpubs/Cordes et al JEBO 2008.pdf}
    }
  • Efferson, C., Lalive, R., Richerson, P. J., McElreath, R., & Lubell, M. (2008). Conformists and mavericks: The empirics of frequency-dependent cultural transmission. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{EffersonetalMavericks,
      author = {Charles Efferson and Rafael Lalive and Peter J. Richerson and Richard McElreath and Mark Lubell},
      Journal = {Evolution and Human Behavior},
      Title = {Conformists and mavericks: The empirics of frequency-dependent cultural transmission},
      Volume = {29},
      Pages = {56-64},
      Year = {2008},
      URL = {/rmpubs/efferson%20et%20al%20EHB%202008.pdf}
    }
  • McElreath, R., Boyd, R., Gigerenzer, G., Gloeckner, A., Hammerstein, P., & Kurzban, R., et al. (2008). Individual decision making and the evolutionary roots of institutions. In C. Engel & W. Singer (Eds.), (pp. 325-342). MIT Press. (incollection)
    [BibTeX]
    @incollection{McElreathetalEngelconf,
      author = {Richard McElreath and Robert Boyd and Gerd Gigerenzer and Andreas Gloeckner and Peter Hammerstein and Robert Kurzban and Stefan Magen and Peter J. Richerson and Arthur Robson and Jeffery R. Stevens},
      Booktitle = {Better Than Conscious? Decision Making, the Human Mind, and Implications For Institutions},
      Editor = {Christoph Engel and Wolf Singer},
      Publisher = {MIT Press},
      Title = {Individual decision making and the evolutionary roots of institutions},
      Pages = {325-342},
      Year = {2008}
    }
  • Henrich, J., & McElreath, R. (2008). Dual Inheritance Theory: The Evolution of Human Cultural Capacities and Cultural Evolution. In R. Dunbar & L. Barrett (Eds.), (pp. 555-570). Oxford Univ Press. (incollection)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @incollection{Henrich:2006ex,
      author = {Henrich, J. and R. McElreath},
      Booktitle = {Oxford Handbook of Evolutionary Psychology},
      Date-Added = {2006-02-06 09:43:51 -0800},
      Date-Modified = {2006-02-06 09:44:18 -0800},
      Editor = {R. Dunbar and L. Barrett},
      Publisher = {Oxford Univ Press},
      Title = {Dual Inheritance Theory: The Evolution of Human Cultural Capacities and Cultural Evolution},
      Pages = {555-570},
      Year = {2008},
      URL = {/rmpubs/Henrich%20and%20McElreath%20final.pdf}
    }
  • McElreath, R., Bell, A. V., Efferson, C., Lubell, M., Richerson, P. J., & Waring, T. (2008). Beyond existence and aiming outside the laboratory: Estimating frequency-dependent and payoff-biased social learning strategies. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{McElreathetalSuccessbias2008,
      author = {Richard McElreath and Adrian V. Bell and Charles Efferson and Mark Lubell and Peter J. Richerson and Timothy Waring},
      Journal = {Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B},
      Title = {Beyond existence and aiming outside the laboratory: Estimating frequency-dependent and payoff-biased social learning strategies},
      Volume = {363},
      Pages = {3515-3528},
      Year = {2008},
      URL = {/rmpubs/mcelreath et al Payoff bias PhilTransB 2008.pdf}
    }
  • Marlowe, F. W., Berbesque, C. J., Barr, A., Barrett, C., Bolyanatz, A., & Cardenas, J. C., et al. (2008). More 'altruistic' punishment in larger societies. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{Marloweetal2008,
      author = {Frank W. Marlowe and J. Colette Berbesque and Abigail Barr and Clark Barrett and Alexander Bolyanatz and Juan Camilo Cardenas and Jean Ensminger and Michael Gurven and Edwins Gwako and Joseph Henrich and Natalie Henrich and Carolyn Lesorogol and Richard McElreath and David Tracer},
      Journal = {Proceedings of the Royal Society B},
      Title = {More 'altruistic' punishment in larger societies},
      Volume = {275},
      Pages = {587-590},
      Year = {2008},
      URL = {/rmpubs/marlowe%20et%20al%20altruistic%20punishment%20larger%20societies%20PrRS%202008.pdf}
    }
  • 2007

  • Dawes, C. T., Fowler, J. H., Johnson, T., McElreath, R., & Smirnov, O. (2007). Egalitarian motives in humans. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{dawesetalNature,
      author = {Dawes, C. T. and Fowler, J. H. and Johnson, T. and McElreath, R. and Smirnov, O.},
      Date-Added = {2007-01-24 13:41:41 -0800},
      Date-Modified = {2007-05-15 12:37:12 -0700},
      Journal = {Nature},
      Pages = {794-796},
      Title = {Egalitarian motives in humans},
      Volume = {446},
      Year = {2007},
      URL = {/rmpubs/egalitarian_motives_humans_Nature_2007.pdf}
    }
  • Efferson, C., Takezawa, M., & McElreath, R. (2007). New Methods in Quantitative Ethnography: Economic Experiments and Variation in the Price of Equality. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{effersontakezawa2007,
      author = {Efferson, Charles and Takezawa, Masanori and McElreath, Richard},
      Date-Added = {2007-07-28 15:50:20 +0100},
      Date-Modified = {2007-07-28 15:50:55 +0100},
      Journal = {Current Anthropology},
      Title = {New Methods in Quantitative Ethnography: Economic Experiments and Variation in the Price of Equality},
      Volume = {48},
      Pages = {912-919},
      Year = {2007},
      URL = {/rmpubs/efferson takezawa mcelreath CA 2007.pdf}
    }
  • Efferson, C., Richerson, P. J., McElreath, R., Lubell, M., Edsten, E., & Waring, T. M., et al. (2007). Learning, Productivity, Noise: An Experimental Study of Cultural Transmission on the Bolivian Altiplano. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{effersonlearning,
      author = {Charles Efferson and Peter J. Richerson and Richard McElreath and Mark Lubell and Ed Edsten and Timothy M. Waring and Brian Paciotti and William Baum},
      Date-Added = {2006-05-15 15:51:45 -0700},
      Date-Modified = {2007-05-15 12:37:27 -0700},
      Journal = {Evolution and Human Behavior},
      Pages = {11-17},
      Title = {Learning, Productivity, Noise: An Experimental Study of Cultural Transmission on the {B}olivian {A}ltiplano},
      Volume = {28},
      Year = {2007},
      URL = {/rmpubs/efferson%20et%20al%20EHB%202006.pdf}
    }
  • Newson, L., Postmes, T., Lea, S. E. G., Richerson, P. J., & McElreath, R. (2007). Influences on Communication about Reproduction: The Cultural Evolution of Low Fertility. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{Newsonetal2007,
      author = {Newson, L. and T. Postmes and S. E. G. Lea and P. J. Richerson and R. McElreath},
      Date-Added = {2007-05-15 12:37:53 -0700},
      Date-Modified = {2007-05-15 12:38:40 -0700},
      Journal = {Evolution and Human Behavior},
      Pages = {199-210},
      Title = {Influences on Communication about Reproduction: The Cultural Evolution of Low Fertility},
      Volume = {28},
      Year = {2007},
      URL = {/rmpubs/newson%20et%20al%202007%20low%20fertility.pdf}
    }
  • McElreath, R., Luttbeg, B., Fogarty, S. P., Brodin, T., & Sih, A. (2007). Communication arising: Evolution of animal personalities. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{McElreathetalAnimalPersComment2007,
      author = {Richard McElreath and Barney Luttbeg and Sean P. Fogarty and Tomas Brodin and Andrew Sih},
      Journal = {Nature},
      Title = {Communication arising: Evolution of animal personalities},
      Volume = {450},
      Pages = {E5-E6},
      Year = {2007},
      URL = {/rmpubs/mcelreath%20et%20al%20nature%20animal%20personality%202007.pdf}
    }
  • McElreath, R., & Boyd, R. (2007). Mathematical Models of Social Evolution: A Guide for the Perplexed. Chicago: Univ of Chicago Press. (book)
    [BibTeX] More info
    @book{mesb,
      author = {McElreath, Richard and Boyd, Robert},
      Publisher = {Univ of Chicago Press},
      Title = {Mathematical Models of Social Evolution: A Guide for the Perplexed},
      Year = {2007},
      Address = {Chicago},
      URL = {?p=24}
    }
  • 2006

  • Eerkens, J., Bettinger, R. L., & McElreath, R. (2006). Cultural transmission, phylogenetics, and the archaeological record. In C. Lipo, M. J. O'Brien & M. Collard & S. J. Shennan (Eds.), (pp. 169-183). AldineTransaction. (incollection)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @incollection{Eerkens:2006hf,
      author = {Eerkens, J. and Bettinger, R. L. and McElreath, R.},
      Booktitle = {Mapping Our Ancestors},
      Date-Added = {2006-02-06 09:41:28 -0800},
      Date-Modified = {2006-02-06 09:42:42 -0800},
      Editor = {Lipo, C. and O'Brien, M. J. and Collard, M. and Shennan, S. J.},
      Pages = {169-183},
      Publisher = {AldineTransaction},
      Title = {Cultural transmission, phylogenetics, and the archaeological record},
      Year = {2006},
      URL = {/rmpubs/Eerkens%20Bettinger%20McElreath%202006.pdf}
    }
  • Bettinger, R., Winterhalder, B., & McElreath, R. (2006). A Simple Model of Technological Intensification. (article)
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    @article{techinvest:2005,
      author = {Robert Bettinger and Bruce Winterhalder and Richard McElreath},
      Date-Modified = {2007-01-19 15:47:47 -0800},
      Journal = {Journal of Archaeological Science},
      Number = {4},
      Pages = {538-545},
      Title = {A Simple Model of Technological Intensification},
      Volume = {33},
      Year = {2006},
      URL = {/rmpubs/bettingeretal_tech_intens_2006.pdf}
    }
  • Henrich, J., McElreath, R., Barr, A., Ensminger, J., Barrett, C., & Bolyanatz, A., et al. (2006). Costly punishment across human societies. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{henrichetalScience2006,
      author = {Joseph Henrich and Richard McElreath and Abigail Barr and Jean Ensminger and Clark Barrett and Alexander Bolyanatz and Juan Camilo Cardenas and Michael Gurven and Edwins Gwako and Natalie Henrich and Carolyn Lesorogol and Frank Marlowe and David Tracer and John Ziker},
      Date-Added = {2006-05-15 15:46:46 -0700},
      Date-Modified = {2007-01-19 15:40:43 -0800},
      Journal = {Science},
      Pages = {1767-1770},
      Title = {Costly punishment across human societies},
      Volume = {312},
      Year = {2006},
      URL = {/rmpubs/henrich%20et%20al%20Costly%20Punishment%20Science%202006.pdf}
    }
  • McElreath, R., & Strimling, P. (2006). How noisy information and individual asymmetries can make ''personality'' an adaptation: A simple model. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{mcelreathsyndromes,
      author = {Richard McElreath and Pontus Strimling},
      Date-Added = {2006-05-15 15:48:48 -0700},
      Date-Modified = {2007-01-19 15:41:27 -0800},
      Journal = {Animal Behaviour},
      Pages = {1135-1139},
      Title = {How noisy information and individual asymmetries can make ''personality'' an adaptation: A simple model},
      Volume = {72},
      Year = {2006},
      URL = {/rmpubs/mcelreath%20strimling%20personality%202006_0.pdf}
    }
  • 2005

  • McElreath, R. (2005). Perspectives on Diamond's Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{McElreath:2005ku,
      author = {McElreath, R.},
      Date-Added = {2006-02-14 10:24:25 -0800},
      Date-Modified = {2006-02-14 10:24:57 -0800},
      Journal = {Current Anthropology},
      Pages = {S71-S90},
      Title = {Perspectives on Diamond's Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed},
      Volume = {46},
      Year = {2005},
      URL = {/rmpubs/mcelreath.diamond.review.pdf}
    }
  • Henrich, J., Boyd, R., Bowles, S., Camerer, C., Fehr, E., & Gintis, H., et al. (2005). Economic Man in Cross-cultural Perspective: Behavioral Experiments in 15 Small-Scale Societies. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{henrichetalBBS:2005,
      author = {Joseph Henrich and Robert Boyd and Samuel Bowles and Colin Camerer and Ernst Fehr and Herb Gintis and Richard McElreath and Michael Alvard and Abigail Barr and Jean Ensminger and Natalie Smith Henrich and Kim Hill and Francisco Gil-White and Michael Gurven and Frank Marlowe and John Q. Patton and David Tracer},
      Date-Modified = {2006-05-15 15:45:45 -0700},
      Journal = {Behavioral and Brain Sciences},
      Pages = {795-855},
      Title = {Economic Man in Cross-cultural Perspective: Behavioral Experiments in 15 Small-Scale Societies},
      Volume = {28},
      Year = {2005},
      URL = {/rmpubs/henrich%20et%20al%20BBS%202005.pdf}
    }
  • McElreath, R., Lubell, M., Richerson, P. J., Waring, T., Baum, W., & Edsten, E., et al. (2005). Applying evolutionary models to the laboratory study of social learning. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{mcelreathetal:2005,
      author = {McElreath, Richard and Lubell, Mark and Richerson, Peter J. and Waring, Timothy and Baum, William and Edsten, Edward and Efferson, Charles and Paciotti, Brian},
      Date-Added = {2005-04-05 10:44:11 -0700},
      Date-Modified = {2006-02-06 09:47:05 -0800},
      Journal = {Evolution and Human Behavior},
      Pages = {483-508},
      Title = {Applying evolutionary models to the laboratory study of social learning},
      Volume = {26},
      Year = {2005},
      URL = {/rmpubs/McElreathetalSocialLearning.pdf}
    }
  • Stamps, J., McElreath, R., & Eason, P. (2005). Alternative models of conspecific attraction in flies and crabs. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{stampsetal:2005,
      author = {Stamps, Judy and McElreath, Richard and Eason, Perri},
      Date-Added = {2005-04-05 10:44:11 -0700},
      Date-Modified = {2006-05-15 15:46:17 -0700},
      Journal = {Behavioral Ecology},
      Pages = {974-980},
      Title = {Alternative models of conspecific attraction in flies and crabs},
      Volume = {16},
      Year = {2005},
      URL = {/rmpubs/stamps%20mcelreath%20eason%202005.pdf}
    }
  • 2004

  • Henrich, J., Boyd, R., Bowles, S., Camerer, C. F., Fehr, E., Gintis, H., & McElreath, R. (2004). Overview and synthesis. In J. Henrich, R. Boyd & S. Bowles & C. Camerer & E. Fehr & H. Gintis (Eds.), (pp. 8-54). Oxford: Oxford University Press. (incollection)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @incollection{JungleGamesOverview:2004, Address = {Oxford},
      Author = {J. Henrich and R. Boyd and S. Bowles and C.F. Camerer and E. Fehr and H. Gintis and R. McElreath},
      Booktitle = {Foundations of Human Sociality: Ethnography and Experiments in 15 Small-scale Societies},
      Editor = {J. Henrich and R. Boyd and S. Bowles and C. Camerer and E. Fehr and H. Gintis},
      Pages = {8-54},
      Publisher = {Oxford University Press},
      Title = {Overview and synthesis},
      Year = {2004},
      URL = {/rmpubs/oxfordbookch2.pdf}
    }
  • McElreath, R., & Camerer, C. (2004). Appendix: Estimating risk-aversion. In J. Henrich, R. Boyd & S. Bowles & C. Camerer & E. Fehr & H. Gintis (Eds.), (pp. 436-438). Oxford: Oxford University Press. (incollection)
    [BibTeX]
    @incollection{McElreathCamerer:2004, Address = {Oxford},
      Author = {R. McElreath and C. Camerer},
      Booktitle = {Foundations of Human Sociality: Ethnography and Experiments in 15 Small-scale Societies},
      Editor = {J. Henrich and R. Boyd and S. Bowles and C. Camerer and E. Fehr and H. Gintis},
      Pages = {436-438},
      Publisher = {Oxford University Press},
      Title = {Appendix: Estimating risk-aversion},
      Year = {2004}
    }
  • McElreath, R. (2004). Social learning and the maintenance of cultural variation: An evolutionary model and data from East Africa. (article)
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    @article{McElreath:AA2004,
      author = {McElreath, Richard},
      Date-Modified = {2006-05-15 15:54:10 -0700},
      Journal = {American Anthropologist},
      Number = {2},
      Pages = {308-321},
      Title = {Social learning and the maintenance of cultural variation: An evolutionary model and data from {E}ast {A}frica},
      Volume = {106},
      Year = {2004},
      URL = {/rmpubs/mcelreath%20AA%202004.pdf}
    }
  • McElreath, R. (2004). Community structure, mobility and the strength of norms in an African society, the Sangu of Tanzania. In J. Henrich, R. Boyd & S. Bowles & C. Camerer & E. Fehr & H. Gintis (Eds.), (pp. 335-355). Oxford: Oxford University Press. (incollection)
    [BibTeX]
    @incollection{McElreath:2004, Address = {Oxford},
      Author = {R. McElreath},
      Booktitle = {Foundations of Human Sociality: Ethnography and Experiments in 15 Small-scale Societies},
      Editor = {J. Henrich and R. Boyd and S. Bowles and C. Camerer and E. Fehr and H. Gintis},
      Pages = {335-355},
      Publisher = {Oxford University Press},
      Title = {Community structure, mobility and the strength of norms in an African society, the Sangu of Tanzania},
      Year = {2004}
    }
  • 2003

  • McElreath, R. (2003). Reputation and the evolution of conflict. (article)
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    @article{McElreath:JTB2003,
      author = {McElreath, Richard},
      Journal = {Journal of Theoretical Biology},
      Number = {3},
      Pages = {345-357},
      Title = {Reputation and the evolution of conflict},
      Volume = {220},
      Year = {2003},
      URL = {/rmpubs/mcelreath%20JTB%202003.pdf}
    }
  • Gigerenzer, G., & McElreath, R. (2003). Social Intelligence in Games. (article)
    [BibTeX]
    @article{GigerenzerMcElreath:2003,
      author = {Gigerenzer, Gerd and McElreath, Richard},
      Journal = {Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics},
      Number = {1},
      Pages = {188-194},
      Title = {Social Intelligence in Games},
      Volume = {159},
      Year = {2003}
    }
  • McElreath, R., Boyd, R., & Richerson, P. J. (2003). Shared norms and the evolution of ethnic markers. (article)
    [BibTeX] More info
    @article{mcelreath2003,
      author = {McElreath, Richard and Boyd, Robert and Richerson, Peter J.},
      Journal = {Current Anthropology},
      Number = {1},
      Pages = {122-129},
      Title = {Shared norms and the evolution of ethnic markers},
      Volume = {44},
      Year = {2003},
      URL = {?p=62}
    }
  • Henrich, J., & McElreath, R. (2003). The evolution of cultural evolution. (article)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @article{HenrichMcElreath:2003,
      author = {Henrich, Joseph and McElreath, Richard},
      Journal = {Evolutionary Anthropology},
      Pages = {123-135},
      Title = {The evolution of cultural evolution},
      Volume = {12},
      Year = {2003},
      URL = {/rmpubs/henrich%20mcelreath%20EA%202003.pdf}
    }
  • McElreath, R., Clutton-Brock, T. H., Fehr, E., Fessler, D. M. T., Hagen, E. H., & Hammerstein, P., et al. (2003). The Role of Cognition and Emotion in Cooperation. In P. Hammerstein (Ed.), (pp. 125-152). Cambridge MA: MIT Press. (incollection)
    [BibTeX] Download
    @incollection{McElreathetal2003Dahlem,
      author = {McElreath, Richard and T.H. Clutton-Brock and E. Fehr and D.M.T. Fessler and E.H. Hagen and P. Hammerstein and M. Kosfeld and M. Milinski and J. Silk and J. Tooby and and M.I. Wilson},
      Booktitle = {The Genetic and Cultural Evolution of Cooperation},
      Editor = {Peter Hammerstein},
      Pages = {125-152},
      Publisher = {MIT Press},
      Address = {Cambridge MA},
      Title = {The Role of Cognition and Emotion in Cooperation},
      Year = {2003},
      URL = {/rmpubs/07McElreathDahlem.pdf}
    }
  • 2002

  • Henrich, J., & McElreath, R. (2002). Are peasants risk averse decision-makers?. (article)
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    @article{HenrichMcEleath:2002,
      author = {Henrich, Joseph and McElreath, Richard},
      Journal = {Current Anthropology},
      Number = {1},
      Pages = {172-181},
      Title = {Are peasants risk averse decision-makers?},
      Volume = {43},
      Year = {2002},
      URL = {/rmpubs/peasants2002.pdf}
    }
  • Henrich, J., & McElreath, R. (2002). On risk-prone peasants. (article)
    [BibTeX]
    @article{HenrichMcElreath:2002,
      author = {Henrich, Joseph and McElreath, Richard},
      Journal = {Current Anthropology},
      Number = {5},
      Pages = {787-789},
      Title = {On risk-prone peasants},
      Volume = {43},
      Year = {2002}
    }
  • 2001

  • Soltis, J., & McElreath, R. (2001). Can females gain additional paternal investment by mating with multiple males? A game theoretic approach. (article)
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    @article{SoltisMcElreath:2001,
      author = {Soltis, Joseph and McElreath, Richard},
      Journal = {The American Naturalist},
      Number = {5},
      Pages = {1519-529},
      Title = {Can females gain additional paternal investment by mating with multiple males? A game theoretic approach},
      Volume = {158},
      Year = {2001},
      URL = {/rmpubs/femalesAN2001.pdf}
    }
  • Henrich, J., Boyd, R., Bowles, S., Camerer, C., Fehr, E., Gintis, H., & McElreath, R. (2001). In search of Homo oeconomicus: Behavioral experiments in 15 small scale societies. (article)
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    @article{henrichmacgames,
      author = {Joseph Henrich and Robert Boyd and Samuel Bowles and Colin Camerer and Ernst Fehr and Herb Gintis and Richard McElreath},
      Journal = {American Economic Review},
      Number = {2},
      Pages = {73-78},
      Title = {In search of Homo oeconomicus: Behavioral experiments in 15 small scale societies},
      Volume = {91},
      Year = {2001},
      URL = {/rmpubs/MacAEA.pdf}
    }