Corpus ID: 155430749

Feedback, Social Nudges, and Energy Conservation

  title={Feedback, Social Nudges, and Energy Conservation},
  author={E. Hunter and C. Crago and John M. Spraggon},
  • E. Hunter, C. Crago, John M. Spraggon
  • Published 2015
  • Economics
  • In the context of climate change and heightened concerns about our energy future, academics and policy makers have taken an interest in the different motivational factors influencing individuals’ energy use. One area of particular interest is the role of information and other non-financial motivators: When traditional financial incentives are not appropriate, can contextualized information programs be used to encourage energy conservation? In our research we conduct an experiment to examine the… CONTINUE READING