Scientific Publications

1.      Tifferet, S. (1997). Obesity: a chronic psychophysiological state. Psychologia: Israel Journal of Psychology, 6, 83-90 [Hebrew].

2.      Herstein, R. & Tifferet, S. (2007). An investigation of the new generic consumer. Journal of Consumer Marketing, 24, 133-141. doi:10.1108/07363760710746139. [PDF]

3.      Tifferet, S., Manor, O., Constantini, S., Friedman, O., & Elizur, Y. (2007). Parental investment in children with chronic disease: The effect of child's and mother's age. Evolutionary Psychology, 5, 844-859. [PDF]

4.      Vilnai-Yavetz, I., & Tifferet, S. (2009). Images in academic web pages as marketing tools: Meeting the challenge of service intangibility. Journal of Relationship Marketing, 8, 148-164. doi:10.1080/15332660902876893. [PDF]

5.      Tifferet, S., Elizur, Y., Constantini, S., Friedman, O., & Manor, O. (2010). Maternal Adaptation to pediatric neurosurgical diagnosis: A growth curve analysis. Psychology and Health, 25, 213-229. doi:10.1080/08870440802245298. [PDF] 

6.      Tifferet, S. & Herstein, R. (2010). The effect of individualism on private brand perception:  A cross-cultural investigation. Journal of Consumer Marketing 27(4), 313-323. doi: 1108/07363761011052350. [PDF]

7.      Tifferet, S., Manor, O., Elizur, Y., Friedman, O., & Constantini, S. (2010). Maternal adaptation to pediatric illness: A personal vulnerability model. Children's Health Care 39(2), 91-107. doi: 10.1080/02739611003679840. [PDF]

8.      Tifferet, S., Jorev, S., & Nasanovitz, R. (2010). Lower parental investment in stepchildren: The case of the Israeli "Great Journey". Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology, 4(2), 62-67. [PDF]

9.      Tifferet, S., & Kruger, D. J. (2010). The Terminal Investment Hypothesis and age-related differences in female preference for dads vs. cads. Letters on Evolutionary Behavioral Science, 1(2), 27-30[PDF]

10.  Tifferet, S., Manor, O., Constantini, S., Friedman, O., & Elizur, Y. (2011). Sex differences in parental reaction to pediatric illness. Journal of Child Health Care, 15(2), 118-125. doi: 10.1177/1367493510397710[PDF]

11.  Tifferet, S., Agrest, S., & Benisti-Shlomo, A. (2011). Problem gambling: An outcome of a life history strategy. International Gambling Studies, 11(2), 253-262. doi: 10.1080/14459795.2011.599328. [PDF]

12.  Tifferet, S., Herstein, R. (2012). Need for cognition as a predictor of store brand preferences. EuroMed Journal of Business, 7(1), 54-65[PDF]

13.  Tifferet, S., & Herstein, R. (2012). Gender differences in brand commitment, impulse buying and hedonic consumption. Journal of Product and Brand Management, 21(3), 176-182. [PDF]

14.  Herstein, R., Tifferet, S., Abrantes, J. L., Lymperopulos, C., Albayrak, T., & Caber, M. (2012). The effect of personality traits on private brand consumer tendencies: A cross-cultural study of Mediterranean countries. Cross Cultural Management: An International Journal, 19 (2), 196-214. doi:10.1108/13527601211219883

15.  Tifferet, S., Gaziel, O., & Baram, Y. (2012). Guitar increases male Facebook attractiveness: Preliminary support for the sexual selection theory of music. Letters on Evolutionary Behavioral Science, 3(1), 4-6. [PDF]

16.  Vilnai-Yavetz, I. & Tifferet, S. (2013). Promoting service brands via the internet. The Service Industries Journal, 33 (15-16), 1544-1563. doi: 10.1080/02642069.2011.636423 

17.  Tifferet, S., Shani, N., & Cohen, H. (2013). Gender differences in the status consumption of coffee. Human Ethology Bulletin, 3, 5-9. [PDF]

18.  Tifferet, S., Kruger, D. J., Bar-Lev, O., Zeler, S. (2013). Dog ownership increases attractiveness and attenuates perceptions of short-term mating strategy in cad-like men. Journal of Evolutionary Psychology, 11(3) 121-129, doi: 10.1556/JEP.11.2013.3.2 

19.  Tifferet, S., & Vilnai-Yavetz, I. (2014). Gender differences in Facebook self-presentation: An international randomized study. Computers in Human Behavior, 35, 388-399, doi: 10.1016/j.chb.2014.03.016 [PDF]

20.  Kruger, D. J., Fisher, M. L., De Backer, C., Kardum, I., Tetaz, M., & Tifferet, S. (2015). Human life history dimensions in reproductive strategies are intuitive across cultures. Human Ethology Bulletin, 30(1), 109-120. 

21.  Vilnai-Yavetz, I., & Tifferet, S. (2015). A picture is worth a thousand words: Segmenting consumers by Facebook profile images. Journal of Interactive Marketing, 32, 53–69. 

22.  Tifferet, S., Pollet, T., Bar, A., & Efrati, H. Predicting sibling investment by perceived sibling resemblance. (2016). Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences, 10(1), 64-70, doi: 10.1037/ebs0000035. [PDF]

23.  Tifferet, S., & Vilnai-Yavetz, I. (2017). Phytophilia and service atmospherics: The effect of indoor plants on consumers. Environment & Behavior, 49(7), 814-844, doi: 10.1177/0013916516669390. [PDF]

 24.  Tifferet, S., Rosenblit, N., & Shalev, M. (2017). Promoting sustainability in a college café by opposite-sex cashiers. International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education, 18(7), 1279-1290, doi: 10.1108/IJSHE-01-2016-0013. [PDF]