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Knowledge Centre Psychology and Economic Behaviour

General Information

Organisation's name


Organisation's website

The Team

The team is part of:

Number of people that apply behavioural science in the team:

Approximate date of team creation:
01 2021


Activities in which the unit has been involved

Conducting experiments to measure behavioural impact, Evaluating behavioural impact in other ways (beyond experiments), Providing advice on policy implementation relying on existing evidence, Providing advice on policy design relying on existing evidence, Analyzing data about individual behavioura to look for patterns and/or predict behaviors, Delivering training and education

Policy area(s)

Economy, Finance, Savings, Tax policy, Environment, Climate Change, Enforcement and compliance, Recycling-Reusing, Health, Mental Health, Justice and Safety, Cybersecurity, Social Welfare

Tools used to measure the effect of intervention

Randomized control trials or A/B tests, Surveys, Before and after comparisons of the target outcome

Number of experiments in the last twelve months: 10

Date Published:

26 November 2023

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