Wednesday 23 February 2011
Chair: Jane Tinkler, LSE Public Policy Group
Dr Sunjai Gupta, Deputy Director with the Department of Health
Gavin Jones, Chief Executive, Swindon Borough Council
Click here to download Gavin Jones' presentation for this event.
Dr David Halpern, Cabinet Office
Initiatives across the public sector have highlighted that interventions such as fines and penalties have a limited effect in changing behaviours of citizens in areas such as health, recycling and liability payments. However experiments in attempting to 'nudge' citizens into changing behaviours seem to be showing more consistent results.
Click here to download our 'pre-put' , Designing for Nudge Effects: How behaviour management can ease public sector problems, for this event.