Behavioural experiments and consumer policy – April 2016

Sector: Behavioural and experimental economics | Behavioural Economics | Consumer and firm behaviour | Consumer behaviour and protection | International institutions | NGOs and consumer advocacy | Regulators and government
Published: 11 April, 2016
Document type: Presentation 
Tagged: behavioural and experimental consumer behaviour consumer protection

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.