Andreella, A., & Finos, L. (2022). Procrustes analysis for high-dimensional data. Psychometrika, 1-17.

Belacchi, C., Altoè, G., & Caravita, S. C. (2022). Latent groups and latent traits of participation in bullying via factor mixture analysis: An exploratory study. Social Development.

Bertoldo, G., Callegher, C. Z., & Altoè, G. (2022). Designing studies and evaluating research results: Type M and Type S Errors for pearson correlation coefficient. Meta-Psychology, 6.

Bruno, G., Sarlo, M., Lotto, L., Cellini, N., Cutini, S., & Spoto, A. (2022). Moral judgment, decision times and emotional salience of a new developed set of sacrificial manual driving dilemmas. Current psychology, 1-14.

de Zambotti, M., Menghini L., Grandner M., Redline, S., Zhang, Y., Wallace M., & Buxton O. (2022). Rigorous performance evaluations (previously, “validations”) for informed use of new technologies for sleep health measurement. Sleep Health, 8(3), 263-269. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sleh.2022.02.006

Della Longa, L., Valori, I., & Farroni, T. (2022). Interpersonal Affective Touch in a Virtual World: Feeling the Social Presence of Others to Overcome Loneliness. Frontiers in psychology, 6298.

Demartini, E., Vecchiato, D., Finos, L., Mattavelli, S., & Gaviglio, A. (2022). Would you buy vegan meatballs? The policy issues around vegan and meat-sounding labelling of plant-based meat alternatives. Food Policy, 111, 102310.

Epifania, O. M., Anselmi, P., & Robusto, E. (2022). Filling the gap between implicit associations and behavior: A Linear Mixed-Effects Rasch Analysis of the Implicit Association Test. Methodology, Accepted for publication on Sep 2nd, 2022

Epifania, O. M., Robusto, E., & Anselmi, P. (2022). Is the performance at the Implicit Association Test sensitive to feedback presentation? A Rasch-based analysis. Psychological Research, 1-14. doi: 10.1007/s00426-022-01703-w

Gambarota, F., Tsuchiya, N., Pastore, M., Di Polito, N., & Sessa, P. (2022). Unconscious Visual Working Memory: a critical review and Bayesian meta-analysis. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 104618.

Menghini, L., Balducci, C., Toderi, S., (Accepted). The Italian adaptation of the Warr's (1990) Job-related Affective Wellbeing Scale: Factorial structure and relationships with the HSE Management Standards Indicator Tool. TPM - Testing, Psychometrics, Methodology in Applied Psychology.

Menghini, L., Pastore, M., Balducci, C. (In press). Workplace stress in real time: Three parsimonious scales for the experience sampling measurement of stressors and strain at work. European Journal of Psychological Assessment. https://doi.org/10.1027/1015-5759/a000725

Mignemi, G., Panzeri, A., Granziol, U., Bruno, G., Bertamini, M., Vidotto, G., & Spoto, A. (2022). The mediating role of scientifical-medical satisfaction between COVID-19 conspiracy beliefs and vaccine confidence: a two-waves structural equation model. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 1-11.

Ottoboni, G., Toraldo, A., Proietti, R., Cangelosi, A., & Tessari, A. (2022). Paradoxical decrease of imitation performance with age in children. bioRxiv

Toffalini, E., Girardi, P., Giofrè, D., & Altoè, G. (2022). Entia Non Sunt Multiplicanda… Shall I look for clusters in my cognitive data?. PloS one, 17(6), e0269584.

Toraldo, A. (2022). Dissociations in neuropsychological single-case studies: Should one subtract raw or standardized (z) scores?. Neuropsychologia, 169, 108193.

Valori, I., Della Longa, L., Angeli, A., Marfia, G., & Farroni, T. (2022). Reduced motor planning underlying inhibition of prepotent responses in children with ADHD. medRxiv

Verroca, A., de Rienzo, C. M., Gambarota, F., & Sessa, P. (in press). Mapping the Perception-space of Facial Expressions in the Era of Face Masks. Frontiers in Psychology


Agnoli, F., Fraser, H., Singleton Thorn, F., & Fidler, F. (2021). Australian and Italian Psychologists’ View of Replication . Advances in Methods and Practices in Psychological Science, 4(3), 25152459211039218.

Agnoli, F., Melchiorre, F., Zandonella Callegher, C., Altoè, G. (2021). Stereotype threat effects on Italian girls' mathematics performance: A failure to replicate. Developmental Psychology, 57(6), 940-950. doi: 10.1037/dev0001186

Angeli, A., Valori, I., Farroni, T., & Marfia, G. (2021). Reaching to inhibit a prepotent response: A wearable 3-axis accelerometer kinematic analysis. Plos one, 16(7), e0254514

Boldrini, T., Girardi, P., Clerici, M., Conca, A., Creati, C., Di Cicilia, G., Lomoriello, A. S. (2021). Consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic on admissions to general hospital psychiatric wards in Italy: Reduced psychiatric hospitalizations and increased suicidality. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, 110, 110304. doi: 10.1016/j.pnpbp.2021.110304

Canale, N., Moretta, T., Pancani, L., Buodo, G., Vieno, A., Dalmaso, M., Billieux, J. (2021). A test of the pathway model of problematic smartphone use. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 10(1), 181- 193. doi: 10.1556/2006.2020.00103

Carretti, B., Cornoldi, C., Antonello, A., Di Criscienzo, L., Toffalini, E. (2021). Inferring the performance of children with dyslexia from that of the general population: The case of associative phonological working memory. Scientific Studies of Reading. doi: 10.1080/10888438.2021.1897596

Caserotti, M., Girardi, P., Rubaltelli, E., Tasso, A., Lotto, L., Gavaruzzi, T. (2021). Associations of COVID-19 risk perception with vaccine hesitancy over time for Italian residents. Social Science & Medicine, 272, 113688. doi: 10.1016/j.pnpbp.2021.110304

Dal Bò, E., Gentili, C., Spoto, A., Bruno, G., Castellani, A., Tripodi, C., ... & Cecchetto, C. (2021). The social odor scale: Development and initial validation of a new scale for the assessment of social odor awareness. PloS one, 16(12), e0260587.

Epifania, O. M., Robusto, E., & Anselmi, P. (2021). Rasch gone mixed: A mixed model approach to the Implicit Association Test. TPM: Testing, Psychometrics, Methodology in Applied Psychology, 28 (4). doi: 10.4473/TPM28.4.5

Emily Kothe, Claudio Zandonella Callegher, Filippo Gambarota, Janosch Linkersdörfer and Mathew Ling (2021). trackdown: Collaborative Writing and Editing of R Markdown (or Sweave) Documents in Google Drive. doi: 10.5281/zenodo.5167320.

Ferraccioli, F., Arnone, E., Finos, L., Ramsay, J.O. and Sangalli, L.M. (2021), Nonparametric density estimation over complicated domains.- J R Stat Soc Series B, 83: 346-368. https://doi.org/10.1111/rssb.12415

Luzzi, S., Papiri, G., Viticchi, G., Baldinelli, S., Fiori, C., Silvestrini, M., & Toraldo, A. (2021). Association between homocysteine levels and cognitive profile in Alzheimer’s Disease. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 94, 250-256.

Mammarella, I. C., Toffalini, E., Caviola, S., Colling, L., Szűcs, D. (2021). No evidence for a core deficit in developmental dyscalculia or mathematical learning disabilities. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 62(2), 704-714. doi: 10.1111/jcpp.13397

Nucci, M., Spoto, A., Altoè, G., Pastore, M. (2021). The role of raters threshold in estimating interrater agreement. Psychological Methods, 26(5), 622–634. doi: 10.1037/met0000416

Sciandra, A., Surian, A., & Finos, L. (2021). Supervised machine learning methods to disclose action and information in “UN 2030 agenda” social media data. Social Indicators Research, 156(2), 689-699.

Sella, E., Miola, L., Toffalini, E., & Borella, E. (2021). The relationship between sleep quality and quality of life in aging: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Health Psychology Review. doi: 0.1080/17437199.2021.1974309

Zangrossi, A., Montemurro, S., Altoè, G., Mondini, S. (2021) Heterogeneity and Factorial Structure in Alzheimer's Disease: A Cognitive Perspective. Journal of Alzheimer's disease: JAD. doi: 10.3233/JAD- 210719

Bruno, G., Panzeri, A., Granziol, U., Alivernini, F., Chirico, A., Galli, F., Lucidi, F., Spoto, A., Vidotto, G., Bertamini, M. (2021). The Italian COVID-19 Psychological Research Consortium (IT C19PRC): General Overview and Replication of the UK Study. Journal of clinical medicine, 10(1), 52.

Girardi, P., Schievano, E., Fedeli, U., Braggion, M., Nuti, M., & Amaddeo, F. (2021). Causes of morality in a large population-based cohort of psychiatric patient in southern europe. Journal of Psychiatric Research. doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychires.2021.01.050

Caserotti, M., Girardi, P., Rubaltelli, E., Tasso, A., Lotto, L., & Gavaruzzi, T. (2021). Associations of COVID-19 risk perception with vaccine hesitancy over time for Italian residents. Social Science & Medicine, 113688. doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2021.113688

Toffalini, E., Giofrè, D., Pastore, M., Carretti, B., Fraccadori, F., & Szűcs, D. (2021). Dyslexia treatment studies: A systematic review and suggestions on testing treatment efficacy with small effects and small samples. Behavior Research Methods. doi.org/10.3758/s13428-021-01549-x

Mammarella, I. C., Toffalini, E., Caviola, S., Colling, L., & Szűcs, D. (2021). No evidence for a core deficit in developmental dyscalculia or mathematical learning disabilities. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. doi:10.1111/jcpp.13397

Canale, N., Moretta, T., Pancani, L., Buodo, G., Vieno, A., Dalmaso, M., & Billieux, J. (2021). A test of the pathway model of problematic smartphone use. Journal of behavioral addictions. https://doi.org/10.1556/2006.2020.00103

Zandonella Callegher, C., Bertoldo, G., Toffalini, E.,Vesely, A., Andreella, A., Pastore, M. & Altoè, G. (2021). PRDA: An R package for Prospective and Retrospective Design Analysis Journal of Open Source Software, 6(58), 2810.


Bruni F, Toraldo A, Scarpina F. Italian Normative Data for the Original Version of the Tower of London Test: A Bivariate Analysis on Speed and Accuracy Scores. Assessment. September 2020. doi:10.1177/1073191120961834

Altoè G, Bertoldo G, Zandonella Callegher C, Toffalini E, Calcagnì A, Finos L and Pastore M (2020) Enhancing Statistical Inference in Psychological Research via Prospective and Retrospective Design Analysis. Front. Psychol. 10:2893. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.02893

Altoè, G., Zandonella Callegher, C., Toffalini, E., & Pastore, M. (2020). Incorporating Expert Knowledge in Structural Equation Models: Applications in Psychological Research. Book of Short Papers - SIS 2020. 50th Meeting of the Italian Statistical Society, Pisa, Italy.

Braggion M, Pellizzari M, Basso c, Girardi P, et al. (2020). Overall mortality and causes of death in newly admitted nursing home residents. Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, 1-6

Bruni F., Scarpina F., Toraldo A. (2020). Italian normative data for the original version of the Tower of London test: a bivariate analysis on speed and accuracy scores.Assessment.

Cellini, N., Menghini, L., Mercurio, M., Vanzetti, V., Bergamo, D., & Sarlo, M. (2020). Sleep quality and quantity in Italian University students: an actigraphic study. Chronobiology International, 1-14. doi.org/10.1080/07420528.2020.1773494

Epifania, O. M., Anselmi, P., & Robusto, E. (2020). Implicit measures with reproducible results: The implicitMeasures package.Journal of Open Source Software, 5(52), 2394. doi: 10.21105/joss.02394

Epifania, O. M., Anselmi, P., & Robusto, E. (2020). DscoreApp: A Shiny Web Application for the Computation of the Implicit Association Test D Score.Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 2938.

Gambarota, F., & Sessa, P. (2019). Visual Working Memory for Faces and Facial Expressions as a Useful "Tool" for Understanding Social and Affective Cognition. Frontiers in psychology, 10, 2392. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2019.02392

Girardi P, Greco L, Mameli V, Musio M, Racugno W, Ruli E, Ventura L (2020). Robust inference for nonlinear regression models from the Tsallis score: application to Covid-19 contagion in Italy. arXiv preprint arXiv:2004.03187

Grassi, M., Crotti, C., Giofrè, D., Boedker, I., & Toffalini, E. (2020). Two replications of Raymond, Shapiro, and Arnell (1992): The Attentional Blink. Behavior Research Methods.

Jesse Hemerik, Jelle J Goeman, Livio Finos (2020). Robust testing in generalized linear models by sign flipping score contributions. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B (Statistical Methodology) 82, 3, 841-864

Marci, T., Moscardino, U., Santona, A., Lionetti, F., Pastore, M., & Altoè, G. (2020). Development and Psychometric Properties of a New Self-Report Questionnaire Measuring Attachment in School-Age Children: The Attachment in Middle Childhood Questionnaire (AMCQ). Assessment, 1073191120978813. https://doi.org/10.1177/1073191120978813

Martel, M., Finos, L., Koun, E., Farnè, A., & Roy, A. C. (2021). The long developmental trajectory of body representation plasticity following tool use. Scientific Reports, 11(1), 1-15.

Menghini, L., Cellini, N., Goldstone, A., Baker, F. C., & de Zambotti, M. (2020). A standardized framework for testing the performance of sleep-tracking technology: Step-by-step guidelines and open-source code.Sleep, zsaa170 doi.org/10.1093/sleep/zsaa170

Sciandra, A., Surian, A., & Finos, L. (2020).Supervised Machine Learning Methods to Disclose Action and Information in “UN 2030 Agenda” Social Media Data. Social Indicators Research, 1-11.

Sperati V, Özcan B, Romano L, Moretta T, Scaffaro S, Faedda N, Turturo G, Fioriello F, Pelosi S, Giovannone F, Sogos C, Guidetti V, Baldassarre G (in press), Acceptability of the Transitional Wearable Companion "+me" in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Comparative Pilot Study. Front. Psychol. | doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.00951

Toffalini, E., Mirandola, C., De Simone Irace, C., & Altoè, G. (2020). False memory for pictorial scripted material: the role of distinctiveness and negative emotion. Cognition and Emotion, 1-10.

Valori, I., Bayramova, R., McKenna-Plumley, P. E., & Farroni, T. (2020). Sensorimotor Research Utilising Immersive Virtual Reality: A Pilot Study with Children and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Brain Sciences, 10(5), 259.

Valori I, McKenna-Plumley PE, Bayramova R, Zandonella Callegher C, Altoè G, Farroni T (2020) Proprioceptive accuracy in Immersive Virtual Reality: A developmental perspective. PLoS ONE 15(1): e0222253. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0222253

Zandonella Callegher, C. & Altoè, G. (2020). Data and supplemental material of the paper “Effectiveness of digital-based interventions for children with mathematical learning difficulties: A meta-analysis”. Data in Brief, 31, 105976. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2020.105976


Bertoldo, G. (2019, November 6). Dealing with the replication crisis in psychological science: The contribution of Type M and Type S errors. https://doi.org/10.31237/osf.io/w63h7

Calcagnì, A.; Finos, L.; Altoé, G.; Pastore, M. A Maximum Entropy Procedure to Solve Likelihood Equations. Entropy 2019, 21, 596.

Delvecchio, G., Caletti, E., Perlini, C., Siri, F. M., Andreella, A., Finos, F., Bellani, M., Fabbro, F., Lasalvia, A., Bonetto, C., Cristofalo, D., Scocco, P., D'Agostino, A., Torresani, S., Imbesi, M., bellini, F., Veronese, A., Bressi, V., Brambilla, P. (2019) Altered syntactic abilities in first episode patients: An inner phenomenon characterizing psychosis. European Psychiatry, 61 (119-126).

Epifania, O., Anselmi, P., & Robusto, E. (2019).DscoreApp: An user-friendly web application for computing the Implicit Association Test D-score. Journal of Open Source Software, 4(42), 1764.

Gavriel-Fried, B., Moretta, T., & Potenza, M. N. (in press). Similar roles for recovery capital but not stress in women and men recovering from gambling disorder. Journal of Behavioral Addictions.

Giofrè, D., Pastore, M., Cornoldi, C., & Toffalini, E. (2019). Lumpers vs splitters: intelligence in children with specific learning disorders. Intelligence, 76. doi:10.1016/j.intell.2019.101380

Giofrè, D., Toffalini, E., Provazza, S., Calcagnì, A., Altoè, G., & Roberts, D. J. (2019). Are children with developmental dyslexia all the same? A cluster analysis with more than 300 cases. Dyslexia, 25, 284-295. doi:10.1002/dys.1629

Girardi P, Merler E. (2019). A mortality study on male subjects exposed to polyfluoroalkyl acids with high internal dose of perfluorooctanoic acid. Environmental research 179, 108743

Marci, T., Moscardino, U., Lionetti, F., Santona, A., & Altoé, G. (2019). Using Harter and Likert Response Formats in Middle Childhood: A Comparison of Attachment Measures. Assessment, 1073191119836497

Menghini, L., Gianfranchi, E., Cellini, N., Patron, E., Tagliabue, M., & Sarlo, M. (2019). Stressing the accuracy: Wrist‐worn wearable sensor validation over different conditions. Psychophysiology, e13441.

Pastore, M. and Calcagnì, A. (2019) Measuring Distribution Similarities Between Samples: A Distribution-Free Overlapping Index. Front. Psychol. 10:1089. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.01089

Toffalini, E., Buono, S., Zagaria, T., Calcagnì, A., & Cornoldi, C. (2019). Using Z and age‐equivalent scores to address WISC‐IV floor effects for children with intellectual disability. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research.

Toraldo A. (2019).Diagnosi di dislessia: una soluzione bivariata ad un problema bivariato. Un commento a «Indice di Efficienza della Lettura (IEL)», di D'Antuono, Savelli, Stella. Psicologia Clinica dello Sviluppo, 23, 237-246.


Agnoli, F., & Carollo, A. G. (2018). Uso e (abuso) di prassi di ricerca problematiche in psicologia. Giornale italiano di psicologia, 45(4), 713-732.

Calignano, G., Valenza, E., Russo, S., Sulpizio, S., (2018). Word-Object pairs and Disengagement of visual attention

Marci, T., Lionetti, F., Moscardino, U., Pastore, M., Calvo, V., & Altoè, G. (2018). Measuring attachment security via the Security Scale: Latent structure, invariance across mothers and fathers and convergent validity. European Journal of Developmental Psychology, 15(4), 481-492.

Moretta, T., & Buodo, G. (2018). Modeling Problematic Facebook Use: Highlighting the role of mood regulation and preference for online social interaction. Addictive behaviors, 87, 214-221.

Toffalini, E., Mirandola, C., Altoè, G., & Borella, E. (2018). Inferential false memories for emotional events in older adults. British Journal of Psychology.

Rosenblatt, J. D., Finos, L., Weeda, W. D., Solari, A., & Goeman, J. J. (2018). All-Resolutions Inference for brain imaging. NeuroImage, 181, 786-796.

Altoè, G., D’Amore, G., & Scalfari, F. (2018). Skulls and transvariation. In M. D. Bacco& F. Scalfari (Eds.), Biostat at 25 invited essays in theoretical, biomedical and socialstatistics. Edizioni ETS, PISA.

Andrao, M., & Bonichini, S. (2018). Analisi di un percorso di danza Hip Hop in un caso di Sindrome Feto-Alcolica. Psicologia Clinica dello Sviluppo, (1), 195-204. https://doi.org/10.1449/89592


Alessio Toraldo, Cristian Romaniello, Paolo Sommaruga (2017). Measuring and diagnosing unilateral neglect: a standardized statistical procedure, The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 31:6-7, 1248- 1267, DOI: 10.1080/13854046.2017.1349181

Pastore, M., Lionetti, F., & Altoè, G. (2017). When One Shape Does Not Fit All: A Commentary Essay on the Use of Graphs in Psychological Research. Frontiers in psychology, 8, 1666.

Agnoli, F., Wicherts, J. M., Veldkamp, C. L., Albiero, P., & Cubelli, R. (2017). Questionable research practices among italian research psychologists. PLoS One, 12(3), e0172792.

Giofrè D., Toffalini, E., Altoè, G., Cornoldi, C. (2017). Intelligence measures as diagnostic tools for children with specific learning disabilities. Intelligence, 61, 140–145.

Meneghetti, C., Muffato, V., Toffalini, E., Altoè, G. (2017). The contribution of visuo-spatial factors in representing a familiar environment: The case of undergraduate students at a university campus. Journal of Environmental Psychology

Toraldo A., Romaniello C., & Sommaruga P. (2017). Measuring and diagnosing unilateral neglect: A standardized statistical procedure. Clinical Neuropsychologist, 31 (6-7), 1248-1267.


Gaetan C, Girardi P, Pastres R. (2016) Spatial clustering of curves with an application of satellite data. Spatial statistics 20, 110-124


de Bertoldi, F., Finos, L., Maieron, M., Weis, L., Campanella, M., Ius, T., & Fadiga, L. (2015). Improving the reliability of single-subject fMRI by weighting intra-run variability. NeuroImage, 114, 287-293.

Furlan, S., Agnoli, F., & Reyna, V. F. (2016). Intuition and analytic processes in probabilistic reasoning: The role of time pressure. Learning and Individual Differences, 45, 1-10.

Gaetan C, Girardi P, Pastres R, Mangin A. (2015) Clustering chlorophyll-a satellite data using quantiles. The Annals of Applied Statistics 10 (2), 964-988


Agnoli, F., & Furlan, S. (2014). La significatività che non c'è: il problema grave dei falsi positivi. Giornale italiano di psicologia, 41(1), 47-54.


Altoè, G., & Agnoli, F. (2013). The effect of stimulus variability on children's judgements of quantity. Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 25(6), 725-737.

Furlan, S., Agnoli, F., & Reyna, V. F. (2013). Children’s competence or adults’ incompetence: Different developmental trajectories in different tasks. Developmental psychology, 49(8), 1466.


Congedo, M., Finos, L., & Turkheimer, F. (2004). a Permutation Multiple Hypothesis Procedure based on the Weighted Sum of Test-statistics: we 148. Neuroimage, 22, e1437.

Toraldo A., McIntosh R.D., Dijkerman H.C., Milner A.D. (2004). The effect of stimulus variability on children's judgements of quantity. Cortex 40, 415-431.

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