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Simple Requests Help Desk-Based Workers Stand Up More: A Meta-Analytic Summary
  • Apr 1 2022
  • Keywords: Health, Health Management, Exercise

In a series of eight studies, spanning laboratory and field experiments, we…

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RideAmigos Launches AI-powered Personal Commute Assistant App
  • Mar 23 2022
  • Published in: Chief Data Officer Magazine
  • Keywords: Government, Transportation

By understanding each commuter's unique needs and preferences, the Pave Commute app…

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How Behavioral Science Can Improve Digital Services: Exploring the Impact of an Innovative Accelerator Program on Social Enterprises in Latin America
  • Mar 23 2022
  • Published in: Next Billion
  • Keywords: Common Cents Lab, Increase Earnings

Why do we like and engage with certain content on social media?…

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Does Real Age Feedback Really Motivate Us to Change our Lifestyle? Results from an Online Experiment
  • Jan 31 2022
  • Published in: Health Communication
  • Keywords: Health, Health Management

We set out to research the causal impact of Real Age feedback,…

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Behavioral Interventions to Improve Home‑Based Office‑Workers’ Health
  • Jan 13 2022
  • Published in: Trends in Psychology
  • Keywords: Health, Health Management

Many organizations have traditionally supported their employees’ physical and mental health through…

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Customizability in conversational agents and their impact on health engagement
  • Dec 26 2021
  • Published in: Human Behavior and Emerging Technologies
  • Keywords: Health, Health Management

Conversational agents (CAs) are effective tools for health behavior change, yet little…

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Validity of the occupational sitting and physical activity questionnaire (OSPAQ) for home-based office workers during the COVID-19 global pandemic: A secondary analysis
  • Nov 1 2021
  • Published in: Applied Ergonomics
  • Keywords: Health, Health Management

High levels of occupational sitting is an emerging health concern. As working…

Nina Bartmann SENIOR BEHAVIORAL RESEARCHER

Tandas: su historia y éxito visto desde la ciencia
  • Oct 1 2021
  • Published in: Forbes Mexico
  • Keywords: Improve Cash Flow Management, Increase Short-and Long-Term Savings, Common Cents Lab

Hay más de 200 nombres para referirse a uno de los mecanismos…

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Americans are saving more because ’emergencies are on the brain’
  • Oct 1 2021
  • Published in: Yahoo Money
  • Keywords: Increase Short-and Long-Term Savings, Common Cents Lab

American attitudes toward money may be permanently altered by the pandemic, according…

Mariel Beasley PRINCIPAL, COMMON CENTS LAB

Ciencias del comportamiento y finanzas personales: qué nos impide tomar buenas decisiones
  • Aug 31 2021
  • Published in: Forbes Mexico
  • Keywords: Common Cents Lab

“Cuando se trata de decisiones más complejas, este escenario puede llevarnos a…

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Data-Driven Parenting: A Conversation with Emily Oster
  • Aug 23 2021
  • Published in: Behavioral Scientist
  • Keywords: Health

How can better data help parents make better decisions? That’s the question…

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How To Embrace Your New Reality When Moving to a Lower-Paying Job
  • Aug 19 2021
  • Published in: GOBankingRates
  • Keywords: Decrease Expenses, Money, Common Cents Lab

"To maximize happiness, don’t slowly cut these expenses one at a time.…

Margaret Bolton SENIOR BEHAVIORAL RESEARCHER