Tian, D., Schroeder, J., Haubl, G., Risen, J.L., Norton, M.I., & Gino, F. (2018). Enacting rituals to improve self-control. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 114, 851-876.
Short Summary: Enacting ritualized actions can enhance subjective feelings of self-discipline, such that rituals can be harnessed to improve behavioral self-control (6 experiments, 11 more experiments described in Supplemental Materials).
Best Paper Award, Society for Consumer Psychology