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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

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

The return to commuting may actually be a good thing for your brain
  • Aug 13 2021
  • Published in: Fortune Magazine
  • Keywords: Health, Health Management

The Delta variant has caused some companies to delay their return to…

Nina Bartmann SENIOR BEHAVIORAL RESEARCHER

Case Study: Credit Card Rewards as an Opportunity to Build Savings
  • Jul 8 2021
  • Published in: Blackrock's Emergency Savings Initiative
  • Keywords: Increase Short-and Long-Term Savings, Common Cents Lab

Key finding: Framing savings as the default redemption option and reducing the…

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Behavioral Sciences Could Teach Mexicans To Better Manage Their Finances
  • Jun 28 2021
  • Published in: The Tennessee Tribune
  • Keywords: Improve Cash Flow Management, Increase Short-and Long-Term Savings, Common Cents Lab

Hans French, a behavioral researcher at the Common Cents Lab, which belongs…

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Why slowing users down can help them make meaningful choices
  • May 25 2021
  • Published in: UX Collective: Bootcamp
  • Keywords: Common Cents Lab, And More!

The moment I stepped into the world of user experience design, it…

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Introducing the Behavioral Mapping Case Study & Cheat Sheet
  • May 23 2021
  • Published in: Habit Weekly
  • Keywords: Common Cents Lab, And More!

We are excited to share the first ever comprehensive resource on Behavioral…

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Remote Tipping Became More Popular During Covid-19
  • May 21 2021
  • Published in: Wall Street Journal
  • Keywords: Common Cents Lab

Americans are getting more signals that it is safe to visit bars…

Zarak Khan SENIOR BEHAVIORAL RESEARCHER

Angelenos with long commutes are more productive teleworkers
  • May 11 2021
  • Published in: Spectrum News 1
  • Keywords: Government, Sustainability, Transportation

As LA, and the rest of the world, shifted to telecommuting during…

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