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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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Does Mindset Matter?
  • Apr 27 2021
  • Published in: Forbes
  • Keywords: Big Psychological Questions

The concept of fostering a growth mindset has attracted a great deal…

Aline Holzwarth PRINCIPAL, CENTER FOR ADVANCED HINDSIGHT

COMMENTARY: Simple, effective behavioral-based move to reduce default rates
  • Apr 20 2021
  • Published in: SubPrime
  • Keywords: Manage Debt, Increase Short-and Long-Term Savings, Common Cents Lab

Defaults are a bad outcome for both lenders and borrowers, and research…

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Behavioral Science in Practice: Helping Local Government Navigate COVID-19 through Multidisciplinary Collaboration
  • Mar 17 2021
  • Published in: The Center for Advanced Hindsight
  • Keywords: Government

In this report, we discuss our six-month project to help North Carolina…

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Seven Ways to Trick Yourself Into Making Sound Financial Choices
  • Mar 2 2021
  • Published in: Bloomberg Businessweek
  • Keywords: Big Psychological Questions, And More!

We spend too much and don’t save enough. We pay interest on…

Aline Holzwarth PRINCIPAL, CENTER FOR ADVANCED HINDSIGHT

Way to Go Durham
  • Mar 1 2021
  • Published in: Tools of Change
  • Keywords: Government, Transportation

This case study covers the formative research and pilot testing of the…

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Behavioral Design 2021
  • Feb 26 2021
  • Published in: Medium
  • Keywords: Big Psychological Questions, And More!

2020 brought with it a newfound appreciation for the complexity of human…

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How The Pandemic Flipped The Default In Healthcare
  • Feb 23 2021
  • Published in: Forbes
  • Keywords: Health

The coronavirus pandemic has upended our lives in so many ways. And…

Aline Holzwarth PRINCIPAL, CENTER FOR ADVANCED HINDSIGHT

Almost No One Saves for College. Can New 529 Apps Help?
  • Feb 19 2021
  • Published in: Money
  • Keywords: Increase Short-and Long-Term Savings, Common Cents Lab

The use of social norms are especially motivational in cases where we…

Margaret Bolton SENIOR BEHAVIORAL RESEARCHER