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Research Interests

  • Behavior analysis
  • Social dynamics
  • Social sensitivity
  • Decision-making process
  • Research methods
  • Multivariate statistical analysis
  • Strutural equation modelling
  • Computation and simulation

Teaching

Publications & Presentations

This section shows the documents (if any) that are available in R-libre, TELUQ's open access research publication repository.

Journal articles (refereed)

Caron, Pier-Olivier; Forget, Jacques, & Rivard, Mélina (2017). The allocation of playing behavior of children in mainstream day care according to social reinforcer ratios. European Journal of Behavior Analysis, 18 (2), 242-250. https://doi.org/10.1080/15021149.2017.1309956

Montigny, Caroline; Forget, Jacques; Caron, Pier-Olivier; Valois, Philippe, & Leroux-Boudreault, Ariane (2017). La gestion des comportements d’élèves en salle de classe en fonction du type de programme de renforcement social utilisé par une enseignante. Acta Comportamentalia, 25 (4), 529-547.

Caron, Pier-Olivier (2017). Sur la loi de l'appariement. Psychologie Française, 62 (1), 29-55. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psfr.2015.10.003

Caron, Pier-Olivier (2017). On the statistical properties of operant settings and their contribution to the evaluation of sensitivity to reinforcement. Adaptive Behavior, 25 (4), 185-193. https://doi.org/10.1177/1059712317719967

Caron, Pier-Olivier (2016). A Monte Carlo examination of the broken-stick distribution to identify components to retain in principal component analysis. Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, 86 (12), 2405-2410. https://doi.org/10.1080/00949655.2015.1112390

Caron, Pier-Olivier (2015). Matching without learning. Adaptive Behavior, 23 (4), 227-233. https://doi.org/10.1177/1059712315590484

Arcand, Marie-Soleil; Dion, Éric; Lemire-Théberge, Léonie; Guay, Marie-Hélène; Barrette, Anne; Gagnon, Vickie; Caron, Pier-Olivier, & Fuchs, Douglas (2014). Segmenting texts into meaningful word groups: beginning readers’ prosody and comprehension. Scientific Studies of Reading, 18 (3), 208–223. https://doi.org/10.1080/10888438.2013.864658

Caron, Pier-Olivier (2014). La loi généralisée de l’appariement : une simulation de Monte-Carlo. Acta Comportamentalia, 22 (2), 169-179.

Caron, Pier-Olivier; Forget, Jacques, & Leroux-Boudreault, Ariane (2014). Les applications de la sensibilité sociale en contexte éducatif. Journal de Thérapie Comportementale et Cognitive, 24 (4), 144-150. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcc.2014.07.004

Caron, Pier-Olivier; Royer, Francois, & Forget, Jacques (2014). La sensibilité sociale : une recension critique. Acta Comportamentalia, 22 (3), 334-351.

Leroux-Boudreault, Ariane; Forget, Jacques, & Caron, Pier-Olivier (2014). Une analyse picoéconomique de l’attention à la tâche d’écoliers et de l’attention de l’enseignant. Acta Comportamentalia, 22 (1), 73-88.

Caron, Pier-Olivier (2013). On the empirical status of the matching law: Comment on McDowell (2013). Psychological Bulletin, 139 (5), 1029-1031. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0032403

Caron, Pier-Olivier (2013). On applying the matching law to between-subject data. Animal Behaviour, 85 (4), 857-860. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2013.01.022

Book chapters

Drolet, Lauriane; Valois, Philippe; Forget, Jacques, & Caron, Pier-Olivier (2014). Perfectionism and academic achievement in a sample of children from a regular school program context. In Pracana, Clara (Ed.), Psychology Applications & Developments (p. 193-201). Lisbon, Portugal : inScience Press. ISBN 978-989-97866-9-1