President Obama Authorizes Behavioral Experiments on U.S. Citizens to Advance Government Initiatives!!!

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When we first wrote about this idea two years ago, it really seemed like an Orwellian joke – the fact that the government was establishing a task force dedicated to studying how it could get you to do what it thinks is best for you.

As Richard Williams wrote for Politico at the time, “Congress did not pass legislation authorizing such activity; this is something dreamt up by bureaucracies to force their own preferences on citizens, whether by combating obesity or discouraging procrastination when it comes to saving for retirement.”  Continue reading “President Obama Authorizes Behavioral Experiments on U.S. Citizens to Advance Government Initiatives!!!”