Session 2-6: The Role of Nudges in Reducing Food Waste
From Aljosa Trmcic
of Nudges in Reducing Food Waste
David Just, Cornell University
Behavioral economic interventions have proven to be effective in shaping food choice. It stands to reason that such interventions may also play an important role in addressing food waste within the home and perhaps in other settings. In this presentation I will outline some of the basic principles for the design of behavioral interventions that could help reduce food waste and the tradeoffs that might be involved.