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Increasing social trust with an ice-breaking exercise – an RCT carried out with NCS participants

Michael Sanders, Aisling Ní Chonaire, Daniel Carr, Jessica Heal, Lalin Anik, 2016
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Applying Behavioral Economics in a Health Policy Context

Michael Sanders, Michael Hallsworth, 2016
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Nudge: Recent developments in behavioural science and public policy

Michael Hallsworth, Michael Sanders, 2016
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Applying Behavioral Insights to Health Policy: Progress So Far and Challenges to Be Met

Michael Hallsworth, 2016
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Seven Ways of Applying Behavioral Science to Health Policy

Michael Hallsworth, 2016
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Casting the Tex Net Wider: Experimental Evidence from Costa Rica

Anne Brockmeyer, Marco Hernandez, Stewart Kettle, Spencer Smith, 2016
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Behavioral Interventions in Tax Compliance: Evidence from Guatemala

Stewart Kettle, Marco Hernandez, Simon Ruda, Michael Sanders, 2016
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Does the heart rule the head? Economic and emotional incentives for university attendance

Antonio S. Silva, Michael Sanders, Aisling Ní Chonaire, 2016
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Social Influences on Charitable Giving in the Workplace

Michael Sanders, 2016
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Can simple prompts increase bequest giving? Field evidence from a legal call centre

Michael Sanders, Sarah Smith, 2016
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Provision of social norm feedback to high prescribers of antibiotics in general practice: a pragmatic national randomised controlled trial

Michael Hallsworth, Tim Chadborn, Anna Sallis, Michael Sanders, Daniel Berry, Felix Greaves, Lara Clements and Prof Sally C Davies, 2016
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Targeting voter registration with incentives: A randomized controlled trial of a lottery in a London borough

Peter John, Elizabeth MacDonald, Michael Sanders, 2015
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Stating Appointment Costs in SMS Reminders Reduces Missed Hospital Appointments: Findings from Two Randomised Controlled Trials

Michael Hallsworth, Dan Berry, Michael Sanders, Anna Sallis, Dominic King, Ivo Vlaev, Ara Darzi, 2015
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Star Power: Two field experiments investigating the effect of celebrity endorsement on charitable fundraising campaigns

Michael Sanders, 2015
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Non-Standard Matching in Charitable Giving – null results from two field experiments

Michael Sanders, Aisling Ní Chonaire, Veerle Snijders, PeterJohn, 2015
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In search of the limits of applying reciprocity in the field: Evidence from two large field experiments

Michael Sanders, 2015
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“Powered to Detect Small Effect Sizes”: You keep saying that. I do not think it means what you think it means.

Michael Sanders, Aisling Ni Chonaire, 2015
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Curbing Adult Student Attrition: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Raj Chande, Michael Luca, Michael Sanders, Xian‐Zhi Soon, Oana Borcan, Netta Barak Corren, Elizabeth Linos, Elspeth Kirkman, Sean Robinson, 2015
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I’ve booked you a place. Good luck: a field experiment applying behavioural science to improve attendance at high-impact recruitment events

Michael Sanders, Elspeth Kirkman, 2014
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A warm glow in the after life? The determinants of charitable bequests

Michael Sanders, Sarah Smith, 2014
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The Use of Descriptive Norms in Public Administration: A Panacea for Improving Citizen Behaviours?

Peter John, Michael Sanders, Jennifer Wang, 2014
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The Behavioralist As Tax Collector: Using Natural Field Experiments to Enhance Tax Compliance

Michael Hallsworth, John List, Robert Metcalfe, Ivo Vlaev, 2014
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The use of field experiments to increase tax compliance

Michael Hallsworth, 2014
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Non-Standard Matches and Charitable Giving

Sanders, Michael, Sarah Smith, Michael I. Norton, 2013
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Aspiration & Inspiration – A pilot study of mentoring in schools

Michael Sanders, Ariella Kristal, Farooq Sabri, Alex Tupper, 2013
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Collection of Delinquent Fines: An Adaptive Randomized Trial to Assess the Effectiveness of Alternative Text Messages

Laura C. Haynes, Donald P. Green, Rory Gallagher, Peter John, David J. Torgerson, 2013
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