• Publications
  • Influence
Influencing behaviour: The mindspace way
The ability to influence behaviour is central to many of the key policy challenges in areas such as health, finance and climate change. The usual route to behaviour change in economics and psychologyExpand
  • 436
  • 33
The Behavioralist as Tax Collector: Using Natural Field Experiments to Enhance Tax Compliance
Tax collection problems date back to the earliest recorded history of mankind. This paper begins with a simple theoretical construct of paying (rather than declaring) taxes, which we argue has beenExpand
  • 394
  • 33
  • PDF
MINDSPACE: influencing behaviour for public policy
New insights from science and behaviour change could lead to significantly improved outcomes, and at a lower cost, than the way many conventional policy tools are used. MINDSPACE explores howExpand
  • 220
  • 27
An Agent Independent Axis for Executed and Modeled Choice in Medial Prefrontal Cortex
Summary Adaptive success in social animals depends on an ability to infer the likely actions of others. Little is known about the neural computations that underlie this capacity. Here, we show thatExpand
  • 89
  • 6
Neuropsychological assessment as a predictor of weight loss in obese adolescents
Background:Obese individuals are known to be more impulsive than their normal-weight counterparts. Impulsivity has been postulated to be a predictor of weight loss.Design:A pre–post study wasExpand
  • 69
  • 5
An Agent Independent Axis for Executed and Modeled Choice in Medial Prefrontal Cortex
Antoinette Nicolle,1,2,* Miriam C. Klein-Flügge,1,3 Laurence T. Hunt,1,4 Ivo Vlaev,5 Raymond J. Dolan,1 and Timothy E.J. Behrens1,4,* 1Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, University CollegeExpand
  • 104
  • 5
  • PDF
Does the brain calculate value?
How do people choose between options? At one extreme, the 'value-first' view is that the brain computes the value of different options and simply favours options with higher values. An intermediateExpand
  • 189
  • 4
  • PDF
Twitter and the health reforms in the English National Health Service.
Social media (for example Facebook and YouTube) uses online and mobile technologies to allow individuals to participate in, comment on and create user-generated content. Twitter is a widely usedExpand
  • 66
  • 4
Relative Valuation of Pain in Human Orbitofrontal Cortex
The valuation of health-related states, including pain, is a critical issue in clinical practice, health economics, and pain neuroscience. Surprisingly the monetary value people associate with painExpand
  • 31
  • 4
  • PDF
...
1
2
3
4
5
...