Nudge Theory in Action

Behavioral Design in Policy and Markets

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ISBN: 978-3-319-31318-4 (Print) 978-3-319-31319-1 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

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    Pages 1-11

    Introduction: Regulation versus Technology as Tools of Behavior Change

  3. Theory

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 13-13

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      Pages 15-36

      Overview of Behavioral Economics and Policy

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      Pages 37-63

      The Four Pillars of Behavioral Paternalism

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      Pages 65-94

      Failing Better: What We Learn by Confronting Risk and Uncertainty

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      Pages 95-123

      Behavioral Nudges and Consumer Technology

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      Pages 125-158

      Private-Sector Nudging: The Good, the Bad, and the Uncertain

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      Pages 159-191

      Who Should Nudge?

  4. Case Studies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 193-193

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      Pages 195-224

      Weight-Loss Nudges: Market Test or Government Guess?

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      Pages 225-250

      Nudging in an Evolving Marketplace: How Markets Improve Their Own Choice Architecture

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      Pages 251-287

      One Standard to Rule Them All: The Disparate Impact of Energy Efficiency Regulations

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      Chapter

      Pages 289-315

      Nudges in Health Care

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      Pages 317-329

      Conclusion: Behavioral Economics and Policy Interventions

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 331-351