Underlying Wishes and Nudged Choices

  title={Underlying Wishes and Nudged Choices},
  author={Yiling Lin and Magda Osman and Adam J. L. Harris and Daniel Read},
  journal={Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied},
Is the inferred preference of a deceased relative to donate his or her organs stronger when the choice was made under a mandated rather than under an automatic default (i.e., nudged choice) legislative system? The answer to this is particularly important, because families can, and do, veto the choices of their deceased relatives. In three studies, we asked American and European participants from countries that have either a default opt-in or a default opt-out system to take on the role of a… 

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