You can also find the list of my publications on my Google Scholar profile. Please reach out via e-mail if you don’t have access to any of the journal articles below.



Grahek, I., Leng, X., Musslick, S., & Shenhav, A. (2023). Control adjustment costs limit goal flexibility: Empirical evidence and a theoretical account. bioRxiv. link

Grahek, I., Frömer, R., Prater Fahey, M., & Shenhav, A. (2023). Learning when effort matters: neural dynamics underlying updating and adaptation to changes in performance efficacy. Cerebral Cortex, 33(5), 2395–2411. link


Koster, E. H., Marchetti, I., & Grahek, I. (2022). Focusing inward: A timely yet daunting challenge for clinical psychological science. Psychological Inquiry, 33(4), 273-275. link

Hoofs, V., Grahek, I., Boehler, C. N., & Krebs, R. M. (2022). Guiding spatial attention by multimodal reward cues. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics. *IG co-first author link

Grahek, I., Leng, X., Prater Fahey, M., Yee, D., & Shenhav, A. (2022). Empirical and Computational Evidence for Reconfiguration Costs During Within-Task Adjustments in Cognitive Control. In Proceedings of the 44th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Toronto, CA. link

Huang, H., Grahek, I., Bustamante, L., Daw, N., Caplin, A., & Musslick, S. (2022). Leveraging psychometrics of rational inattention to estimate individual differences in the capacity for cognitive control. In Proceedings of the 44th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Toronto, CA. link


Grahek, I., Schettino, A., Koster, E. H. W., & Andersen, S. K. (2021). Dynamic interplay between reward and voluntary attention determines stimulus processing in visual cortex. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 33(11). link

Shenhav, A., Prater Fahey, M., & Grahek, I. (2021). Deconstructing the motivation to exert mental effort: A model-based approach. Current Directions in Psychological Science. 30(4). link

Grahek, I., Schaller, M., & Tackett, J. L. (2021). Anatomy of a Psychological Theory: Integrating Construct Validation and Computational Modeling Methods to Advance Theorizing . Perspectives on Psychological Science. 16(4). link


Grahek, I., Musslick, S., & Shenhav, A. (2020). A Computational Perspective on the Roles of Affect in Cognitive Control. International Journal of Psychophysiology. 151. link


Grahek, I., Shenhav, A., Musslick, S., Krebs, R. M., & Koster, E. H. (2019). Motivation and cognitive control in depression. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews. 102. link


Klein, R. A., Vianello,…,Grahek, I.,… & Nosek, B. A. (2018). Many labs 2: Investigating variation in replicability across samples and settings. Advances in Methods and Practices in Psychological Science. 1(4). link

Marchetti, I., Shumake, J., Grahek, I., & Koster, E. H. (2018). Temperamental factors in remitted depression: The role of effortful control and attentional mechanisms . Journal of Affective Disorders. 235. link

Grahek, I., Everaert, J., Krebs, R. M., & Koster, E. H. (2018). Cognitive control in depression: Toward clinical models informed by cognitive neuroscience . Clinical Psychological Science. 6(4) link


Everaert, J., Grahek, I., Duyck, W., Van den Bergh, N., Buelens, J. & Koster, E. (2017). Mapping the interplay among cognitive biases, emotion regulation, and depressive symptoms . Cognition & Emotion. 31(4). *I.G. co-first author link

Everaert, J., Grahek, I., & Koster, E. (2017). Individual differences in cognitive control over emotional material modulate cognitive biases linked to depressive symptoms . Cognition & Emotion. 31(4). *I.G co-first author link