Publications

Publications

Latest Publications

Research Area

Publication Type

FTA Awards $14M in Grants for 25 ‘Innovative Mobility’ Projects
  • Sep 11 2020
  • Published in: Railway Age
  • Keywords: Government, Transportation

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) recently announced that 25 projects in 24…

Authors
L.A. Metro receives FTA grant to develop a pilot travel rewards program
  • Sep 11 2020
  • Published in: Mass Transit Mag
  • Keywords: Government, Transportation

L.A. Metro is partnering with the Harvard School of Business, the Duke…

Authors
Los Angeles Metro Awarded Federal Grant to Develop Travel Rewards Program
  • Sep 10 2020
  • Published in: MyNewsLA
  • Keywords: Government, Transportation

The Federal Transit Administration announced Thursday that it awarded $700,000 to the…

Authors
Nudging the Commute: Using Behaviorally-Informed Interventions to Promote Sustainable Transportation in US Cities
  • Sep 1 2020
  • Published in: Harvard Business School
  • Keywords: Government, Transportation

Dramatic reductions in carbon emissions must take place immediately. A human-centric method…

Authors
Every Penny Counts: A Case Study from Digital Federal Credit Union
  • Sep 1 2020
  • Published in: BlackRock Emergency Savings Initiative
  • Keywords: Increase Short-and Long-Term Savings, Common Cents Lab

While the days of making penny rolls may be long over, converting…

Jianna Torre BEHAVIORAL RESEARCHER

Governo federal define novas regras para o teletrabalho
  • Jul 30 2020
  • Published in: Governo Federal
  • Keywords: Government, Taxes and Fiscal Policy

Ogoverno federal deu mais um passo para modernizar a gestão de pessoas…

Authors
Avoiding the Downside of Instapay: Five Behavioral Science-Based Principles to Make Paycheck-on-Demand Benefit Low-Income Users
  • Jul 22 2020
  • Published in: Next Billion
  • Keywords: Common Cents Lab

You just finished an hour of work. You glance at your phone…

Authors
4 Ways to Help Workers Build Emergency Savings, and How Much Is Enough?
  • Jul 14 2020
  • Published in: HR Daily Advisor
  • Keywords: Increase Short-and Long-Term Savings, Common Cents Lab

As employers reevaluate employee benefits following the labor shock of 2020’s COVID-19…

Amanda Utevsky SENIOR BEHAVIORAL RESEARCHER

Budgeting Strategies for Government Stimulus Payments
  • May 26 2020
  • Published in: Fintech Futures
  • Keywords: Money, Common Cents Lab

An estimated 65 million stimulus payments will be made to households over…

Emory Nelms SENIOR BEHAVIORAL RESEARCHER

Why we make better money decisions during a crisis
  • May 20 2020
  • Published in: Fast Company
  • Keywords: Money, Common Cents Lab

Many Americans are conspicuously building up their savings accounts. These healthier financial…

Kristen Berman ALUMNUS

Behavioral TDM
  • Apr 1 2020
  • Published in: CommuteCon 2020
  • Keywords: Government

The transportation sector is responsible for a quarter of emissions stemming from…

Joseph Sherlock SENIOR BEHAVIORAL RESEARCHER

COVID-19 and Finances: Ultimate Money Tip and Resource Guide
  • Mar 18 2020
  • Published in: Mint Blog
  • Keywords: Common Cents Lab

There’s no shortage of the psychological phenomenon we’re all witnessing, and potentially…

Kristen Berman ALUMNUS