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April 14, 2012

Nudge, nudge or shove, shove – the right way for nudges to increase the supply of donated cadaver organs


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This article advocates the use of “nudges” to increase the supply of donated organs.  A nudge is “any aspect of the choice architecture that alters people’s behavior in a predictable way without forbidding any options or significantly changing their economic incentives” eg. changing the sign on a waste receptacle from “waste” to “landfill” to encourage […]

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