Big Society, Big Nudge

posted by
December 20, 2010
Adam Smith Institute
by Jan Boucek  
Posted in Commentary

"As near as anyone can figure out, the Big Society means individuals doing things for the greater good, rather than counting on the government. Nudge economics believes government can encourage desired behaviour through low-level persuasion, rather than law or regulation. Well, let’s try these two big ideas on dealing with our current 'extreme' weather." (12/20/10)  


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