First-author publications:

van Bork, R., Grasman, R. P. P. P., & Waldorp, L. J. (2018). Unidimensional factor models imply weaker partial correlations than zero-order correlations. Psychometrika, 83, 443-452.

van Bork, R., Rhemtulla, M., & Borsboom, D. (2016). Composites can be causal too. European Journal of Personality, 30, 307 – 308. doi:10.1002/per.2060

van Bork, R., Epskamp, S. , Rhemtulla, M., Borsboom, D. & van der Maas, H. L. J. (2017). What is the p-factor of psychopathology? Some risks of general factor modeling. Theory & Psychology, 27, 759-773.


Co-author publications:

Open Science Collaboration. (2015). Estimating the reproducibility of psychological science. Science, 349(6251), aac4716.

Langley, D. J., Wijn, R., Epskamp, S., & van Bork, R. (2015). Should I get that jab? Exploring influence to encourage vaccination via online social media. ECIS 2015 Research-in-Progress Papers, Paper 64.

Rhemtulla, M., van Bork, R., & Borsboom, D. (2015). Calling models with causal indicators “measurement models” implies more than they can deliver. Measurement: Interdisciplinary Research & Perspectives, 13, 59-62.

Marsman, M., Borsboom, D., Kruis, J., Epskamp, S., van Bork, R., Waldorp, L., van der Maas, H. L. J., & Maris, G. (2017). An Introduction to Network Psychometrics: Relating Ising Network Models to Item Response Theory Models. Multivariate Behavioral Research,


In press:

van Bork, R., Wijsen, L. D. (shared main authorship), & Rhemtulla, M. (in press). Toward a causal interpretation of the common factor model. (To appear in Disputatio)


Contributions to books:

van Bork, R., van Borkulo, C. D. (shared main authorship), Waldorp, L. J., Cramer, A. O. J., & Borsboom, D. (2018). Network models for clinical psychology. In John T. Wixted (ed.) The Stevens’ Handbook of Experimental Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience (Fourth Ed). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.

van Bork, R., & Cramer, A. O. J. (2017). Sample size. SAGE Encyclopedia of Abnormal and Clinical Psychology.

van Bork, R., & Cramer, A. O. J. (2017). Sample selection. SAGE Encyclopedia of Abnormal and Clinical Psychology.

Cramer, A. O. J., & van Bork, R. (2017). Internal validity. SAGE Encyclopedia of Abnormal and Clinical Psychology.

Wijsen, L. D., van Bork, R., Haig, B. D., & Borsboom, D. Latent variable models and their alternatives: Three different approaches to the causal analysis of psychometric models. (Bookchapter in The SAGE Handbook of Theoretical Psychology)