Behavioural experiments and consumer policy – April 2016

Practice area: Behavioural and experimental economics | Behavioural Economics | Consumer and firm behaviour | Consumer behaviour and protection | Consumer markets and protection | International institutions | NGOs and consumer advocacy | Regulators and government
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Published: 11 April, 2016

Dr Charlotte Duke spoke at the OECD Roundtable on behavioural insights  at the 91st session of the Committee on Consumer Policy (CCP). Charlotte discussed: Why are we observing such growth in the use of experiments in consumer policy making; What are the pitfalls to be aware of when using experiments in policy making; How may firms respond to behavioural interventions – Behavioural economics and competition policy – Behavioural Industrial Organisation.