bspa this week (12.6.16)
Automatic Voter Registration a ‘Success’ in Oregon
When the state of Oregon adopted an opt-out voter registration law in 2015, it was the first of its kind in the United States. The November election was the policy’s first big test. The New York Times has good news: automatic voter registration seems to have worked in the state. More data is needed over the course of multiple election cycles, however the early data is promising.
Behavioral science shows why we must stay vigilant about calling out everyday bigotry
Keith Payne in Quartz shares his research showing why we have to make an effort to keep implicit bias in check.
Small Nudges Can Improve How Students Apply to College
Lindsay Page writes in HBR on how behavioral science can boost the college application process.
Simple Ways to Improve Health
BIT launched a new report on applying behavioral insights to health worldwide recently at the World Innovation Summit for Health.
In Other News...
How to Motivate Your Team With Something Besides Money @HeatherReyhan https://t.co/g5ZmgeE4Ck via @Inc
— Dan Ariely (@danariely) December 1, 2016
When behavioural economics meets randomised control trials https://t.co/6tg6zEnESZ
— Dennis A V Dittrich (@davdittrich) December 5, 2016
Mad Men and Manipulation - an excerpt from my new book, The Ethics of Influence. #DonDraperhttps://t.co/dmuPLRRhle
— Cass Sunstein (@CassSunstein) November 30, 2016
Fascinating evidence-driven list of resources on improving decisions https://t.co/kN8x0bo7pR via @dggoldst
— Liam Delaney (@LiamDelaneyEcon) December 3, 2016
Using behavioral economics is key in the business world. https://t.co/MEBWxoeYn2
— Team Robert Cialdini (@RobertCialdini) November 28, 2016
New blog post: How understanding the #psychology of #energyefficiency can help protect the #environment. https://t.co/UoTi2cf5IY pic.twitter.com/dRUVTljydv
— ACEEE (@ACEEEdc) December 1, 2016