Nobody likes masks or social distancing. But everybody can be nudged.
For Cass R. Sunstein's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:
The Great Depression was worse than coronavirus. Yet FDR found a way to warn and reassure all Americans, all at once.
The company's new safety filter to reduce high-tech doctored media is has big holes
The annual Becons single out "Luce," a perfect example of "motivated reasoning."
Evolution has favored the friendliest canine and human species over more aggressive competition.
Those who deactivated their accounts for a month were less anxious and depressed.
Some people just might be more open to changing their minds than we thought.
Bob Dylan has surpassed Walt Whitman as the defining American artist, celebrating the capacity for self-invention as the highest form of freedom.
Algorithms are outperforming human beings in a variety of unexpected contexts.
Despite progress in some areas of discrimination in the United States, the male-female wage gap persists, and it's big.