A Boldt, C Blundell, B De Martino “Confidence modulates exploration and exploitation in value-based learning” Neuroscience of Consciousness

A Cortese, B De Martino, M Kawato “The neural and cognitive architecture for learning from a small sample” Current Opinion in Neurobiology


A Boldt, C Blundell, B De Martino “Confidence modulates exploration and exploitation in value-based learning” bioRxiv

T Tarantola, D Kumaran, P Dayan, B De Martino “Prior preferences beneficially influence social and non-social learning” Nature Communications

M Vaghi, F Luyckx, A Sule, N Fineberg, T Robbins, B De Martino “Compulsivity Reveals a Novel Dissociation between Action and Confidence” Neuron.

                  --- Commentary by Scholl and Rushworth, Obsessing about Uncertainty? Neuron.

B De Martino, S Bobadilla-Suarez, T Nouguchi, T Sharot, B Love “Social Information Is Integrated into Value and Confidence Judgments According to its Reliability” Journal of Neuroscience


T Folke, C Jacobsen, S Fleming, B De Martino “Explicit representation of confidence informs future value-based decisions” Nature Human Behaviour

T Folke, J Ouzia, P Bright, B De Martino, R Filippi “A bilingual disadvantage in metacognitive processing” Cognition


CJ Charpentier, B De Martino, AL Sim, T Sharot, JP Roiser "Emotion-induced loss aversion and striatal-amygdala coupling in low anxious individuals" Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience

B Seymour,M Maruyama & B De Martino* "When is a loss a loss? Excitatory and inhibitory processes in loss-related decision-making" Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences

R Koster, T Sharot, R Yuan, B De Martino, MI Norton, RJ Dolan " How beliefs about self-creation inflate value in the human brain" Frontiers in human neuroscience


SM Fleming* & B De Martino* "Metacognition and Confidence in Value-based Choice" The Cognitive Neuroscience of Metacognition edited by SM Fleming and CD Frith Springer


B De Martino, J. P. O’Doherty, D. Ray, P. Bossaerts & C. F. Camerer “In the mind of the market: theory of mind biases value computation during financial bubbles” Neuron

B De Martino*, SM Fleming*, N Garrett, RJ Dolan “Confidence in value-based choice” Nature Neuroscience

K Louie* & B De Martino* “Reference Dependent Values and Normalization” Neuroeconomics: Decision-Making and the Brain edited by P Glimcher and E Fehr Academic Press Elsevier



VS Chib, B De Martino, S Shimojo, JP O’Doherty “Neural mechanisms underlying paradoxical performance for monetary incentives are driven by loss aversion”  Neuron

A Soltani * , B De Martino *, C Camerer  “A Range-Normalization Model of Context-Dependent Choice: A New Model and Evidence” Plos Computational Biology  

B De Martino “The Effect of Context on Choice and Value” Neuroscience of Preference and Choice edited by T Sharot and RJ Dolan  Academic Press Elsevier



B De Martino,C Camerer, R Adolphs “Amygdala lesion eliminates loss aversion” Proceeding National Academy of Science (PNAS) 



T Sharot, B De Martino, RJ Dolan “How choice reveals and shapes expected hedonic outcome” Journal of Neuroscience

J Roiser, B De Martino, G Tan, D Kumaran, B Seymour, N Wood, and R Dolan “A Genetically Mediated Bias in Decision-making Driven by Failure of Amygdala Control”  Journal of Neuroscience

B De Martino, D Kumaran, B Holt, RJ Dolan “The Neurobiology of Reference-Dependent Value Computations” The Journal of Neuroscience



P Petrovic, B Pleger, B Seymour, S Kloppel, B De Martino, H Critchley, RJ Dolan “Blocking central opiate function enhances the hedonic impact of negative outcomes” Journal of Neuroscience

B De Martino*, N Harrison*, S Knafo, G Bird, RJ Dolan “Explaining enhanced logical consistency during decision making in autism” Journal of Neuroscience

R Kalisch, B Holt, P Petrovic, B De Martino, S Klöppel, C Büchel, RJ Dolan “The NMDA Agonist D-Cycloserine Facilitates Fear Memory Consolidation in Humans" Cerebral Cortex

B De Martino, R Kalisch, G Rees, RJ Dolan “Enhanced Processing of Threat Stimuli under Limited Attentional Resources'  Cerebral Cortex

B De Martino, B Strange, RJ Dolan “Noradrenergic modulation of Human Attention for emotional and neutral stimuli” Psychopharmacology



B De Martino, D Kumaran, B Seymour, RJ Dolan “Frames, Biases, and Rational Decision-Making in the Human Brain" Science

(Daniel Kahneman and Shane Frederick commentary in TICS 2007)


* Equal contribution