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Olga Stavrova

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  • Prof. Cobbenhagenlaan 225, Simon Building, room S 410

    5037 DB Tilburg

    Netherlands

20072019
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Research Output 2007 2019

2019
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Broken bodies, broken spirits: How poor health contributes to a cynical worldview

Stavrova, O. & Ehlebracht, D., 2019, In : European Journal of Personality. 33, 1, p. 52-71

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Health Status Indicators
Hostility

Choosing goals that express the true self: A novel mechanism of the effect of self‐control on goal attainment

Stavrova, O., Pronk, T. & Kokkoris, M., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : European Journal of Social Psychology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Individuality
Habits

Does life satisfaction predict reemployment? Evidence form German panel data

Rose, D. & Stavrova, O., 2019, In : Journal of Economic Psychology. 72, p. 1-11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

evidence
well-being
labor market
motivation theory
Unemployment

Economic prosperity and happiness

Stavrova, O. & Asbach, S., 2019, A research agenda for Economic Psychology. Edward Elgar Publishing Limited

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

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Examining the trade‐off between confidence and optimism in future forecasts

Stavrova, O. & Evans, A. M., Jan 2019, In : Journal of Behavioral Decision Making. 32, 1, p. 3-14

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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optimism
confidence
heuristics
experiment
Optimism

Finding meaning in self-control: The effect of self-control on the perception of meaning in life

Stavrova, O., Pronk, T. & Kokkoris, M., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Self and Identity.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Life Change Events
Self-Control

Having a happy spouse is associated with lowered risk of mortality

Stavrova, O., May 2019, In : Psychological Science. 30, 5, p. 798-803

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Spouses
Survival Analysis
Exercise

How much do sources of happiness vary across countries? A review of the empirical literature

Stavrova, O., 2019, In : Koelner Zeitschrift fuer Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie. 71, June, p. 429-464

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleScientificpeer-review

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Ideas are cheap: When and why adults value labor over ideas

Burgmer, P., Forstmann, M. & Stavrova, O., 2019, In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. 148, 5, p. 824-844

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Creativity
Ownership
Open Access
File
Cues

Struggling to be liked: The prospective effect of trait self-control on social desirability and the moderating role of agreeableness

Stavrova, O. & Kokkoris, M. D., Apr 2019, In : International Journal of Psychology. 54, 2, p. 232-236

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Individuality
Netherlands
Self Report
Self-Control
Self-control
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The cynical genius illusion: Exploring and debunking lay beliefs about cynicism and competence

Stavrova, O. & Ehlebracht, D., Feb 2019, In : Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. 45, 2, p. 254-269

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Mental Competency
Accidental Falls
2018

Education as an antidote to cynicism: A longitudinal investigation

Stavrova, O. & Ehlebracht, D., 2018, In : Social Psychological and Personality Science. 9, 1, p. 59–69

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Education
Individuality

Single parenthood

Stavrova, O., 2018, The SAGE encyclopedia of lifespan human development. Bornstein, M. H. (ed.). Sage

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionaryScientific

The synergistic effect of prosociality and physical attractiveness on mate desirability

Ehlebracht, D., Stavrova, O., Fetchenhauer, D. & Farrelly, D., 2018, In : British Journal of Psychology. 109 , 3, p. 517-537

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Marriage
2017

Justice concerns can feed nationalistic concerns and impede solidarity in the euro crisis: How victim sensitivity translates into political attitudes

Rothmund, T., Stavrova, O. & Schlösser, T., 2017, In : Social Justice Research. 30, 1, p. 48-71

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

political attitude
Euro
solidarity
justice
news
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Perceiving emotion in non-social targets: The effect of trait empathy on emotional contagion through art

Stavrova, O. & Meckel, A., 2017, In : Motivation and Emotion. 41, 4, p. 492–509

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Music

The role of magical thinking in forecasting the future

Stavrova, O. & Meckel, A., 2017, In : British Journal of Psychology. 108, 1, p. 148–168

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2016

Are conservatives happier than liberals? Not always and not everywhere

Stavrova, O. & Luhmann, M., Aug 2016, In : Journal of Research in Personality. 63, p. 29-35

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Belief in scientific-technological progress and life satisfaction: The role of personal control

Stavrova, O., Ehlebracht, D. & Fetchenhauer, D., Jul 2016, In : Personality and Individual Differences. 96, p. 227-236

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Contamination without contact: An examination of intention-based contagion

Stavrova, O., Newman, G., Kulemann, A. & Fetchenhauer, D., Nov 2016, In : Judgment and Decision Making. 11, 6, p. 554-571

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Contagion
Contamination
Emotion
Evaluation
Disgust

Cynical beliefs about human nature and income: Longitudinal and cross-cultural analyses

Stavrova, O. & Ehlebracht, D., Jan 2016, In : Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. 110, 1, p. 116-132

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Overfulfilling the norm: The Better-Than-Average effect in judgments of attitudes

Stavrova, O., Koeneke, V. & Schloesser, T., Sep 2016, In : Social Psychology. 47, 5, p. 288-293

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Social connectedness as a source and consequence of meaning in life

Stavrova, O. & Luhmann, M., 2016, In : The Journal of Positive Psychology. 11, 5, p. 470-479

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Marriage
2015

A Longitudinal Analysis of Romantic Relationship Formation: The Effect of Prosocial Behavior

Stavrova, O. & Ehlebracht, D., Jul 2015, In : Social Psychological and Personality Science. 6, 5, p. 521-527 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

How regional personality affects individuals' life satisfaction: A case of emotional contagion?

Stavrova, O., Oct 2015, In : Journal of Research in Personality. 58, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Married and cohabiting parents' well-being: The effects of a cultural normative context across countries

Stavrova, O. & Fetchenhauer, D., Aug 2015, In : Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. 32, 5, p. 601-632 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Religion, self-rated health, and mortality: Whether religiosity delays death depends on the cultural context

Stavrova, O., Nov 2015, In : Social Psychological and Personality Science. 6, 8, p. 911-922

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Single Parents, Unhappy Parents? Parenthood, Partnership, and the Cultural Normative Context

Stavrova, O. & Fetchenhauer, D., Jan 2015, In : Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology. 46, 1, p. 134-149 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Solidarity and Social Justice: Effect of Individual Differences in Justice Sensitivity on Solidarity Behaviour

Stavrova, O. & Schloesser, T., 2015, In : European Journal of Personality. 29, 1, p. 2-16 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

When and why is helping others good for well-being? The role of belief in reciprocity and conformity to society's expectations

Oarga, C., Stavrova, O. & Fetchenhauer, D., Mar 2015, In : European Journal of Social Psychology. 45, 2, p. 242-254 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2014

Fitting In and Getting Happy: How Conformity to Societal Norms Affects Subjective Well-being

Stavrova, O., 2014, Frankfurt/M: Campus Verlag. 199 p. (Akteure und Strukturen. Studien zur vergleichenden empirischen Sozialforschung; vol. v. 4)

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientific

Life Satisfaction and Job-Seeking Behavior of the Unemployed: The Effect of Individual Differences in Justice Sensitivity

Stavrova, O., Schloesser, T. & Baumert, A., Oct 2014, In : Applied Psychology: An International Review. 63, 4, p. 643-670 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2013

Are Virtuous People Happy All Around the World? Civic Virtue, Antisocial Punishment, and Subjective Well-Being Across Cultures

Stavrova, O., Schloesser, T. & Fetchenhauer, D., Jul 2013, In : Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. 39, 7, p. 927-942 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Why are religious people happy? The effect of the social norm of religiosity across countries

Stavrova, O., Fetchenhauer, D. & Schloesser, T., Jan 2013, In : Social Science Research. 42, 1, p. 90-105 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2012

Cohabitation, Gender, and Happiness: A Cross-Cultural Study in Thirty Countries

Stavrova, O., Fetchenhauer, D. & Schloesser, T., Oct 2012, In : Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology. 43, 7, p. 1063-1081 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2011

Are the unemployed equally unhappy all around the world? The role of the social norms to work and welfare state provision in 28 OECD countries

Stavrova, O., Schloesser, T. & Fetchenhauer, D., Feb 2011, In : Journal of Economic Psychology. 32, 1, p. 159-171 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2010

Modification of a School Programme in the Deutsches Museum to Enhance Students' Attitudes and Understanding

Stavrova, O. & Urhahne, D., 2010, In : International journal of science education. 32, 17, p. 2291-2310 20 p., 919188904.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review