Animal Cognition

Postreward delays and systematic biases in measures of animal temporal discounting (Blanchard, Pearson, Hayden. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 2013)

Hot-Hand Bias in Rhesus Monkeys (Blanchard, Wilke, Hayden. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Learning and Cognition. 2014)

Monkeys Are More Patient in a Foraging Task than in a Standard Intertemporal Choice Task (Blanchard, Hayden. PLOS One. 2015)


Behavioral Methods in Consciousness Research (Blanchard. Philosophical Psychology. 2016)


Neurons in Dorsal Anterior Cingulate Cortex Signal Postdecisional Variables in a Foraging Task (Blanchard, Hayden. Journal of Neuroscience. 2014)

Reward Value Comparison via Mutual Inhibition in Ventromedial Prefrontal Cortex (Strait, Blanchard, Hayden. Neuron. 2014)

Orbitofrontal Cortex Uses Distinct Codes for Different Choice Attributes in Decisions Motivated by Curiosity (Blanchard, Hayden, Bromberg-Martin. Neuron. 2015)

Ramping ensemble activity in dorsal anterior cingulate neurons during persistent commitment to a decision (Blanchard, Strait, Hayden. Journal of Neurophysiology. 2015)

Neuronal selectivity for spatial positions of offers and choices in five reward regions (Strait, Sleezer, Blanchard, Azab, Castagno, Hayden. Journal of Neurophysiology. 2016)

Popular Science

Insatiable Minds: Why Humans Are Hard-Wired For Curiosity (Hemmelder, Blanchard. Footnote. 2016) Reprinted in Huffington Post