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on July 31, 2013 in World News

White House Creates Team To Shape Americans’ Behavior

Video of Cass Sunstein, President Barack Obama’s former Regulatory Czar promoting the Nudge theory FOX NEWS: The federal government is hiring what it calls a “Behavioral Insights Team” that will look for ways to subtly influence people’s behavior, according to a document describing the program obtained by FoxNews.com. Critics warn there could be unintended consequences to such policies, while supporters say the team could make government and society more efficient.  While the program is still in its early stages, the document shows the White House is already working on such projects with almost a dozen federal departments and agencies including… View Article

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