Publications


Baran, N. M. (2019). Reductionist thinking and animal models in neuropsychiatric research. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 42. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0140525X18001231

Baran, N.M. (2017) Sensitive periods, vasotocin-family peptides, and the evolution and development of social behavior. Frontiers in Endocrinology. Research Topic: The Vasopressin System and Behavior. http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fendo.2017.00189/full

Baran, N.M., Peck, S.C., Kim, T.H., Goldstein, M.H., Adkins-Regan, E. (2017) Early life manipulations of vasopressin-family peptides alter vocal learning. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Scienceshttp://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/284/1859/20171114

Baran, N.M., McGrath, P.T., Streelman, J.T. (2017) Applying gene regulatory network logic to the evolution of social behavior. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science. http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2017/05/30/1610621114

Baran, N. M., Tomaszycki, M. L., & Adkins-Regan, E. (2016). Early Life Manipulations of the Nonapeptide System Alter Pair Maintenance Behaviors and Neural Activity in Adult Male Zebra Finches. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience10, 58. http://doi.org/10.3389/fnbeh.2016.00058

Baran, N. M., Sklar, N. C., & Adkins-Regan, E. (2016). Developmental effects of vasotocin and nonapeptide receptors on early social attachment and affiliative behavior in the zebra finch. Hormones and Behavior78, 20–31. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.yhbeh.2015.10.005

Baran, N.M. & Reeve, H.K. (2015). Co-evolution of parental care, parasitic, and resistance efforts in facultative parasitism. The American Naturalisthttp://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/683227

Schweitzer, C., Schwabl, H., Baran, N. M., & Adkins-Regan, E. (2014). Pair disruption in female zebra finches: consequences for offspring phenotype and sensitivity to a social stressor. Animal Behaviour, 90, 195–204. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003347214000566

Baran N.M., Adkins-Regan E. (2014) Breeding Experience, Alternative Reproductive Strategies and Reproductive Success in a Captive Colony of Zebra Finches (Taeniopygia guttata). PLoS ONE 9(2): e89808. http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0089808

Baran, N.M., Sapienza, P., & Zingales, L. (2010). Can we infer social preferences from the lab? Evidence from the Trust Game. Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 10-02. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1540137

Maestripieri, D., Baran, N.M., Zingales, L., & Sapienza, P. (Sept. 2010). Between- and within-sex variation in hormonal responses to economic decision making tests in a large sample of college students. Stress: The International Journal on the Biology of Stresshttp://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.3109/10253891003681137

Book Reviews

Adkins-Regan, E., Baran, N. M., Fernandez-Vargas, M., McKenna Kelly, E., & Smiley, K. O. (2014). [Review of Oxytocin, Vasopressin and Related Peptides in the Regulation of Behavior. Choleris, E., Pfaff, D. W., & Kavaliers, M. (Eds.)]. Animal Behaviour, 87, 240–241. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003347213005125