Politicians love nudge theory. But beware its doppelgänger "sludge"

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Politicians around the world have been happily nudging us for at least a decade. Making pension programs opt-in by default to encourage higher enrollment rates? Nudge. Labeling rubbish bins “landfill” to increase recycling? Nudge nudge.

Subject

Political Sciences

Period31 Jul 2019

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Media coverage

  • TitlePoliticians love nudge theory. But beware its doppelgänger "sludge"
    Media name/outletQuartz
    CountryUnited States
    Date31/07/19
    PersonsGerry Stoker