By combining behavioral insights, data science, interactive technologies with deep practitioner partnerships, the Nudge4 Solution Lab aims to address a range of national challenges.
Nudge4 director Ben Castleman and affiliate Jennifer Doleac in partnership with the Chicago-based education technology firm, Edovo, are launching an innovative program that will develop, implement, and evaluate a tablet-based re-entry module to strengthen inmates’ transition back into society upon completion … Continued
Nudge4 director Ben Castleman and affiliate Jennifer Doleac are awarded a new grant from J-PAL North America, a research center at MIT. Doleac and Castleman will focus on reducing recidivism — the tendency of individuals to become repeat offenders — … Continued
Nudge4 Director Ben Castleman has nudge research cited in a New York Times op-ed. A new approach — a text-messaging campaign directed at potentially vulnerable students during the summer, customized to remind them of the deadlines set by their intended … Continued
Through work of a Nudge4 project over half a million students began receiving text messages encouraging them to take advantage of new financial aid policies. This week over half a million students in Texas and across the country began receiving … Continued
Nudge4 director Ben Castleman is recognized for his innovative use of large-scale text messaging campaigns to improve college access and success in the September/October issue of Washington Monthly.