Skip to main content
In the News

Financial Incentives and Weight Loss

By October 10, 2011March 13th, 2017No Comments

Source: The Washington Post, October 10, 2011

George Loewenstein and Kevin Volpp were tapped to comment in an overview article about the use and efficacy of different types of incentives to help people lose weight, including deposit contracts, lotteries, negative incentives, and direct incentives. The piece mentioned their collaborative work  testing financial incentives to motivate weight loss among veterans.

News Mention