Avshalom Caspi

Avshalom Caspi

Edward M. Arnett Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Cornell University 1986

  • M.A., Cornell University 1983

  • B.A., University of California at Santa Cruz 1981


Development, epidemiology, genetics, health inequalities, personality

Newman, D. L., et al. “Comorbid mental disorders: implications for treatment and sample selection.Journal of Abnormal Psychology, vol. 107, no. 2, May 1998, pp. 305–11. Epmc, doi:10.1037//0021-843x.107.2.305. Full Text

Krueger, R. F., et al. “Assortative mating for antisocial behavior: developmental and methodological implications.Behavior Genetics, vol. 28, no. 3, May 1998, pp. 173–86. Epmc, doi:10.1023/a:1021419013124. Full Text

Krueger, R. F., et al. “The structure and stability of common mental disorders (DSM-III-R): a longitudinal-epidemiological study.Journal of Abnormal Psychology, vol. 107, no. 2, May 1998, pp. 216–27. Epmc, doi:10.1037//0021-843x.107.2.216. Full Text

Entner Wright, B. R., et al. “Factors Associated with Doubled-Up Housing - A Common Precursor to Homelessness.” Social Service Review, vol. 72, no. 1, Mar. 1998, pp. 92–111.

Moffitt, T. E., et al. “Whole blood serotonin relates to violence in an epidemiological study.Biological Psychiatry, vol. 43, no. 6, Mar. 1998, pp. 446–57. Epmc, doi:10.1016/s0006-3223(97)00340-5. Full Text

Moffitt, T. E., and A. Caspi. “Annotation: implications of violence between intimate partners for child psychologists and psychiatrists.Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, and Allied Disciplines, vol. 39, no. 2, Feb. 1998, pp. 137–44. Epmc, doi:10.1111/1469-7610.00308. Full Text

Magdol, L., et al. “Hitting without a license: Testing explanations for differences in partner abuse between young adult daters and cohabitors.” Journal of Marriage and Family, vol. 60, no. 1, Jan. 1998, pp. 41–55. Scopus, doi:10.2307/353440. Full Text

Caspi, A., et al. “Early failure in the labor market: childhood and adolescent predictors of unemployment in the transition to adulthood.” American Sociological Review, vol. 63, no. 3, Jan. 1998, pp. 424–51. Scopus, doi:10.2307/2657557. Full Text

Danielson, K. K., et al. “Comorbidity between abuse of an adult and DSM-III-R mental disorders: evidence from an epidemiological study.The American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 155, no. 1, Jan. 1998, pp. 131–33. Epmc, doi:10.1176/ajp.155.1.131. Full Text

Loeber, R., et al. “The development of male offending: Key findings from the first decade of the Pittsburgh Youth Study.” Studies on Crime and Prevention, vol. 7, 1998, pp. 1–31.