George Osborne, (David) Cameron’s deputy, is a nudge enthusiast. He’s eager to use nudges, for instance, to keep people from using credit cards too frequently. “Our work with the world’s leading behavioural economists and social psychologists is yet more proof that the Conservative party is now the party of ideas in British politics,” Osborne boasted in the Guardian. In any case, Republicans might consider the idea.
The piece, by Fred Barnes, is here.