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David Halpern

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Dr David Halpern is currently Chief Executive of the Behavioural Insights Team (BIT) and the UK's National Adviser on What Works. Prior to this, David was Chief Analyst in the Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit (2001–2007), and has held academic positions at the Universities of Cambridge, Oxford and Harvard.

The work of BIT has led to numerous changes in government policy – from different ways of spending and saving money, to changes in regulation and legislation – and above all, to remarkable results.

Books by David Halpern

Inside the Nudge Unit

Life changing lessons from the Behavioural Insight Team (BIT) or 'Nudge Unit', the unconventional multi-million pound saving initiative that makes a big difference through influencing small, simple changes in human behaviour.

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