This site is curated by Harvard staff as a resource for the entire University community. Our goal is to inspire U to improve administrative practices using behavioral science. Join us to learn, discuss, and experiment!
Nudges are used by Behavioral Economists, Psychologists, Businesses, Nonprofits, and Government Agencies to guide behavior and choices…
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Have you been working to “get the word out,” but user behavior doesn’t change? Learn when a nudge might work and how to design a test so you can prove it.
Learn how to create and test a nudge
We are collecting examples of nudge research and ideas that could be relevant to education administrators. Check back often because we’re just getting started!
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