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EIBTM confirms: Norway is a trending MICE destination!

Not long haul and not quite Europe…Norway is on the rise as a trendy MICE destination!

Nearly 1000 hosted buyers at EIBTM in Barcelona last 18-20th of november confirmed being at least intrigued by what Norway has to offer. 233 more words

Conference

Nudge is creating a default

Nudges are everywhere

Nudges are things in our environment, things that impact on our senses, things that make us do stuff. What makes the Nudge concept different from other means of affecting behaviour, is that Nudge doesn’t try to make us think differently, it simply uses things in our environment to trigger a behaviour. 54 more words

Behavioral Economics

Is the falling oil price a threat to the development of renewable energy?

In June Brent crude oil traded at $115 a barrel, whereas now it’s down to $78 just ahead of todays OPEC meeting. Saudi Arabia has said they’re comfortable with an oil price of $75, for a short period. 790 more words

Policies

Money Talks!

In grad school I heard stories about the days when grad students would be put to work polishing quarters or ironing dollar bills to send along with surveys. 814 more words

Collecting Data

Excessive drinking or alcohol addiction?

Most Heavy Drinkers Are Not Alcoholics

Most people who drink to get drunk are not alcoholics, suggesting that more can be done to help heavy drinkers cut back, a new government report concludes. 111 more words

Behavioral Economics

On creating a map amidst strategic deception attempts

Others are incentivized to change our beliefs to the degree they are affected by them. This has always been the case and has led to several strategies to do so through a Darwinian mechanism. 1,224 more words