Publications

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  1. Syropoulos^, S. & Markowitz, E.M. (Accepted). A grateful eye towards the future? Dispositional gratitude relates to consideration of future consequences. Personality and Individual Differences.
  2. Schneider, C., Zaval, L., Markowitz, E.M. (Accepted). Climate change and positive emotions. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences.
  3. Guckian, M. L., Markowitz, E.M., Tucker, C.S., Kiekebushc, E., Klemm, T., Middleton, L., Wootten, A., Staudinger, M.D. (2021). Assessing the impact of an online climate science community: The Early Career Climate Forum. Weather, Climate & Society. doi.org/10.1175/WCAS-D-20-0150.1
  4. Quartuch, M., Markowski-Lindsay, M. Catanzaro, P., Markowitz, E.M., Allred, S.B. (2021). Applying the transtheoretical model of change to legacy planning decisions. Small-Scale Forestry. doi.org/10.1007/s11842-021-09476-7
  5. Syropoulos, S. & Markowitz, E.M. (2021). Prosocial responses to COVID-19: Examining the role of gratitude, fairness and legacy motives. Personality and Individual Differences, 171, 110488.
  6. Syropoulos, S., Watkins, H.M., Shariff, A.F., Hodges, S.D., & Markowitz, E.M. (2020). The role of gratitude in motivating intergenerational environmental stewardship. Journal of Environmental Psychology.
  7. Brough, A.R., Griskevicius, V., Trudel, R., Donnelly, G., Markowitz, E.M., Raimi, K., Reeck, C., Waldman, K., Winterich, K., Wolske, K. (2020). Understanding how sustainable initiatives fail: A Framework to aid design of effective interventions. Social Marketing Quarterly.
  8. Mah, A.Y., Chapman, D.A., Markowitz, E.M., Lickel, B. (2020). Coping with climate change: Three insights for research, intervention, and communication to promote adaptive coping to climate change. Journal of Anxiety Disorders.
  9. Shrum, T., van Boven, L., Gregory, R., Markowitz, E.M., Buck, H., van der Linden, S., Attari, S. (2020). A framework for understanding consumers’ risk and value assessments of carbon dioxide removal technologies. Interface Focus.
  10. Orlove, B., Shwom, R., Markowitz, R.M., Cheong, S. (2020). Climate decision-making. Annual Review of Environment and Resources.
  11. Feygina, I., Chapman, D., & Markowitz, E.M. (2020). Climate change: A challenge to human rights, justice, equality and human well-being. Cambridge Handbook of Psychology and Human Rights. doi.org/10.1017/9781108348607
  12. Guckian, M., Markowitz, E.M., Lickel, B., & Chapman, D. (2020). From absolution to action: Examining Americans’ reactions to high-profile corporate scandals. Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, https://doi.org/10.1111/asap.12196
  13. Rose, K., Markowitz, E.M., Brossard, D. (2020). The landscape of public engagement with science: Insights from 64 land grant universities. Proceedings of the National Academies of Sciences, https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1916740117
  14. Howe, L., MacInnis, B., Krosnick, J.A., Markowitz, E.M., & Socolow, R. (2019). Acknowledging uncertainty impacts public acceptance of climate scientists’ predictions. Nature Climate Change, doi.org/10.1038/s41558-019-0587-5
  15. Markowski-Lindsay, M., Catanzaro, P., Zimmerer, R., Kittredge, D., Markowitz, E.M., Chapman, D.A. (Forthcoming). Northeastern family forest owner gender differences in land-based estate planning and the role of self-efficacy. Journal of Forestry.
  16. Feygina, I., Chapman, D., & Markowitz, E.M. (Forthcoming). Climate change: A challenge to human rights, justice, equality and human well-being. Cambridge Handbook of Psychology and Human Rights.
  17. Chapman, D., Gagne, T., Ovitz, K.L., Griffin, L.P., Danylchuk, A.J., Markowitz, E.M. (2018). Modeling intentions to sanction among anglers in a catch-and-release recreational fishery for golden dorado (Salminus brasiliensis) in Salta, Argentina. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 4, 391-398.link
  18. Markowski-Lindsay, M., Bell., K., Catanzaro, P., Kittredge, D., Leahy, J., Butler, B., Markowitz, E.M., Milman, A., Allred, S., & Sisock, M. (2018). In-forest & in-tact: Designating future use of FFO land. Journal of Forestry, 116, 357-366. link
  19. Guckian, M., Danylchuk, A., & Cooke, S., Markowitz, E.M. (2018). Assessing anglers’ intentions to communicate best practices in a catch-and-release fishery for steelhead in British Columbia, Canada. Journal of Environmental Management, 219, 252-259. link
  20. Markowitz, E.M. & Guckian, M. (2018). Climate change communication: Challenges, insights and opportunities. In S. Clayton & C. Manning (Eds.), Psychology and climate change. San Diego, CA: Elsevier. link
  21. Wang, S., Chapman, D., Corner, A. & Markowitz, E.M. (2018). Public engagement with climate change imagery in a changing digital landscape. WIREs Climate Change, 9, e509. link
  22. Guckian, M., Chapman, D. Lickel, B. & Markowitz, E.M. (2018). “A few bad apples” or “rotten to the core”: Perceptions of corporate culture drive brand engagement after corporate scandal. Journal of Consumer Behavior, 17, e29-41. link
  23. Sokoloski, R., Markowitz, E.M., & Bidwell, D. (2018). Public estimates of support for offshore wind energy: False consensus, pluralistic ignorance and partisan effects. Energy Policy, 112, 44-55. link
  24. Nisbet M.C., Ho, S., Markowitz, E., O’Neill, S., Schafer, M., Thaker, J.T. (Eds) (2017). The Oxford Encyclopedia of Climate Change Communication. New York: Oxford University Press. link
  25. Schneider, C., Zaval, L., Weber, E.U. & Markowitz, E.M. (2017). The influence of anticipated pride and guilt on pro-environmental decision making. PLOS ONE link
  26. Chapman*, D., Lickel*, B. & Markowitz*, E.M. (2017). Reassessing emotion in climate change communication. Nature Climate Change, 7, 850-852. (Shared first authorship). link
  27. Hopkins, D. & Markowitz, E.M. (2017). Geographies of climate change belief. In M.C. Nisbet et al. (Eds.) The Oxford Encyclopedia for Climate Change Communication. New York: Oxford University Press. link
  28. Markowitz, E.M., Chapman, D.A., Guckian, M.L. & Lickel, B. (2017). A corporate scandal that hits close to home: Examining owners’ responses to the Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal. Environmental Communication, 6, 740-755. link
  29. Markowski-Lindsay, M., Catanzaro, P., Bell, K., Kittredge, D., Leahy, J., Butler, B., Markowitz, E.M., Milman, A., Zimmerer, R., Allred, S., & Sisock, M. (2017). Estate planning as forest stewardship tool. Forest Policy and Economics, 83, 36-44. link
  30. Markowitz, E.M., Danylchuk, A.J., Nisbet, M.C., Engelbourg, S.I. (2017). What’s that buzzing noise? Public opinion on the use of drones for conservation science. BioScience. 67, 382-385link
  31. Yoeli, E., Budescu, D., Carrico, A., Delmas, M., DeShazo, J., Ferraro, P., Forester, H., Kunreuther, H., Larrick, R. Lubell, M., Markowitz, E.M., Ronn, B., Vandenbergh, M., Weber, E.U. (2017). Behavioral science tools for energy and environmental policy. Behavioral Science & Policy Journal, 3, 69-80. link
  32. Chapman, D., Wilson, R., Corner, A., & Markowitz, E.M. (2016). Climate Visuals: A mixed methods investigation of public perceptions of climate images in three countries. Global Environmental Change, 41, 172-182. link
  33. Milfont, T.L. & Markowitz, E.M. (2016). Sustainable consumer behavior: A multilevel perspective. Current Opinion in Psychology, 10, 112-117. link
  34. Markowitz, E.M., Grasso, M., Jamieson, D. (2015). Climate ethics at a multidisciplinary crossroads: Four directions for future scholarship. Climatic Change, 130, 465-474link
  35. Grasso, M. & Markowitz, E.M. (2015). The moral complexity of climate change and the need for a multidisciplinary perspective on climate ethics. Climatic Changelink
  36. Zaval, L.*, Markowitz, E.M.*, Weber, E.U. (2015). How will I be remembered? Conserving the environment for legacy’s sake. Psychological Science, 26, 231-236. (Shared first authorship). link
  37. Nisbet, M.C. & Markowitz, E.M. (2015). Expertise in an age of polarization: Evaluating scientists’ political awareness and communication behaviors. ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 658, 136-154. link
  38. Center for Research on Environmental Decisions* and ecoAmerica. (2014). Connecting on climate: A guide to effective climate change communication. New York and Washington, D.C. (Lead author for project). link
  39. Nisbet, M.C. & Markowitz, E.M. (2014). Understanding public preferences and judgments in policy debates over biomedical research: Looking beyond partisanship to focus on beliefs about science and society. PLoS ONE. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0088473 link
  40. Corner, A., Markowitz, E.M., Pidgeon, N. (2014). Public engagement with climate change. The role of human values. WIREs Climate Change, 5, 411-422. link
  41. Markowitz, E.M., Slovic, P., Vastfjall, D., & Hodges, S.D. (2013). Compassion fade and the challenge of environmental conservation. Judgment & Decision-Making, 8, 397-406. link
  42. Howe, P.D., Markowitz, E.M., Lee, T., Ko, C. & Leiserowitz, A. (2013). Global perceptions of local temperature change. Nature Climate Change, 3352-356. link
  43. Bowerman, T. & Markowitz, E.M. (2012). The attitude-action gap: Toward a better understanding of “how much is enough.” Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, 12, 230-238. link
  44. Markowitz, E.M. (2012). Is climate change an ethical issue? Exploring young adults’ beliefs about climate and morality. Climatic Change, 114, 479-495. link
  45. Markowitz, E.M. & Bowerman, T. (2012). How much is too much? Examining the public’s beliefs about consumption. Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, 12, 167-189. link
  46. Nisbet, M.C., Markowitz, E.M., Kotcher, J.E. (2012). Winning the climate change conversation: Framing and moral messaging in public campaigns. In L. Ahern & D.S. Bortree (Eds.), Talking green: Exploring contemporary issues in environmental communications. New York: Peter Lang. link
  47. Yang, Y. & Markowitz, E.M. (2012). Direct and indirect effects of parental attitudes on children’s active school travel: Evidence from a community sample. Transportation Research Record, No. 2318. link
  48. Markowitz, E.M., Goldberg, L.R., Ashton, M.C. & Lee, K. (2012). Profiling the ‘pro-environmental individual’: A personality perspective. Journal of Personality, 80, 81-111. link
  49. Markowitz, E.M. & Malle, B.F. (2012). Did you just see that? Making sense of environmentally relevant behavior. Ecopsychology, 4, 37-50link
  50. Markowitz, E.M. & Shariff, A.F. (2012). Climate change and moral judgment. Nature Climate Change, 2, 243-247link
  51. Swim, J., Markowitz, E.M., & Bloodhart, B. (2012). Psychology and global climate change. In S. Clayton (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Psychology. New York, NY: Oxford University Press. link
  52. Trumbetta, S.T., Markowitz, E.M., Gottesman, I.I.  (2007).  Marriage and genetic variation across the lifespan:  Not a steady relationship?  Behavior Genetics, 37, 362-375. link
  53. Markowitz, E.M., Willemsen, G., Trumbetta, S.L., van Beijsterveldt, T.C.E.M., Boomsma, D.I. (2005). The etiology of mathematical and reading (dis)ability covariation in a sample of Dutch twins.  Twin Research and Human Genetics, 8, 585-593. link