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Olsen, N., Perry, V. G., & Zin, Z. (under review). Alexa, can you plan my retirement? Robo and human advising within fast-paced, cognitively rich environments.

Moore, P. J., Girginov, V., & Olsen, N. (forthcoming). Wearable technologies and physical activity, health and sport: Proof of concept, participants’ experiences and policy implications. In V. Girginov (Senior Editor), P. J. Moore & N. Olsen (Guest Editors), Special Issue of Cogent Social Sciences. Oxfordshire, UK: Taylor & Francis.


Zurca, A. D., Olsen, N., & Lucas, R. (2019). Development and Validation of the Pediatric Resuscitation and Escalation of Care Self-Efficacy Scale. Hospital Pediatrics. 

Baig, K. M., Su, S., Mumford, S., Giuliani, E., Ng, S. S. M., Armstrong, C., Keil, M. F., Vaught, K. C., Olsen, N., Pettiford, E., Burd, I. & Segars, J. H. (2018). Mice deficient in AKAP13 (BRX) develop compulsive-like behavior and increased body weight. Brain Research Bulletin, 140, 72-79. 


Lucas, R. H., Farley, H., Twanmoh, J., Urumov, A., Evans, B., & Olsen, N. (2009). Measuring the opportunity loss of time spent boarding admitted patients in the emergency department: A multi-hospital analysis. Journal of Healthcare Management, 54(2), 117-125 {Times Cited: 27, Google Scholar: 14 July 2019}.

Lucas, R., Farley, H., Twanmoh, J., Urumov, A., Olsen, N., Evans, B., & Kabiri, H. (2009). Emergency department patient flow: The influence of hospital census variables on emergency department length of stay. Academic Emergency Medicine, 16(7), 597-602 {Times Cited: 101, Google Scholar: 14 July 2019}. This research explores the impact of decision-making protocols and patient volume on the length of stay of patients in emergency departments within four US hospitals (N=13,185 emergency department visits).

Sedikides, C., Ariely, D., & Olsen, N. (1999). Contextual and procedural determinants of partner selection: Of asymmetric dominance and prominence. Social Cognition, 17, 118-139 {Times Cited: 68, Google Scholar: 14 July 2019}. This research has been included within chapter 1 of the New York Times Bestseller, Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces that Shape Our Decisions (by Dan Ariely, 2009).

Harvey, J. H., Stein, S. K., Olsen, N., Roberts, R. J., Lutgendorf, S. K., & Ho, J. (1995). Narratives of loss and recovery from a natural disaster. Journal of Social Behavior and Personality, 10, 313-330 {Times Cited: 37, Google Scholar: 14 July 2019}.


Sedikides, C., Olsen, N., & Reis, H. T. (1993). Relationships as natural categories. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 64, 71-82 {Times Cited: 130, Google Scholar: 14 July 2019}.


Olsen, N., Moore, P. J., Hyde, S., & Fowler, L. (in print). Healthcare treatment seeking and avoidance. In K. Sweeny & M. Robbins (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Health Psychology. New York, NY: Wiley. ISBN: 978-1-119-05783-3

Olsen, N.,
Perry, V. G., & Jin, Z. (2018). Cognition, distraction, and the financial planning client. In C. R. Chaffin (Ed.), Client Psychology (119-136). New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons. ISBN: 978-1-119-43626-3.

Girginov, V., & Olsen, N. (2014). LOCOG: A temporary organisation within a high-velocity environment. In V. Girginov (Ed.), Handbook of the London 2012 olympic and paralympic games. Volume two: Celebrating the games (71-83). London, UK: Routledge. {Times Cited: 5, Google Scholar: 14 July 2019}. 

Rusbult, C. E., Olsen, N., Davis, J. L., & Hannon, P. (2001). Commitment and relationship maintenance mechanisms. In J. H. Harvey & A. E. Wenzel (Eds.), Close romantic relationships: Maintenance and enhancement (87-113). Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum. {Times Cited: 266, Google Scholar: 14 July 2019}.

Harvey, J. H., Stein, S. K., & Olsen, N. (1996). Losses resulting from natural disaster: A study of storytelling. In J. H. Harvey (Ed.), Embracing their memory: Loss and the social psychology of storytelling (152-164). Needham Heights, MA: Simon & Schuster.


Olsen, N
. (2007). Game Theory. In S. Clegg & J. Bailey (Eds.), International encyclopedia of organization studies. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Olsen, N
. (2007). Cognitive Dissonance. In S. Clegg & J. Bailey (Eds.), International encyclopedia of organization studies. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.


*Sawczuk, A., Olsen, N., & Davis, E. B. (May 2012). Inter-organizational relationships (IORs): Developing new models of sustainability. In T. D. Golden (Ed.), Proceedings: The Eastern Academy of Management (794-820). Philadelphia, PA.

Grady, V., Davis, E. B., Olsen, N., Duffy, S., & Ciampaglio, T. (May 2008). The power of effect. Panel presentation: Papers on organizational effectiveness. Proceedings: The Eastern Academy of Management, Washington, DC.

Aziz, A., Norris, J., Goldman, H., & Olsen, N. (April 2006). Facets of type A personality and pay increase among the employees of fast food restaurants. Proceedings: The Society for Advancement of Management International Conference, Orlando, FL.


Olsen, N
. (1993). Brief Note on Humility (N. Richards). Contemporary psychology, 38, 1123.