Switching apartment metering shocks electricity freeloaders into conservation
Enlargeflickr user: Neil Lall reader comments 26 Share this story Sometimes a beautiful data set occurs in the wild, begging to be analyzed. When a Swedish housing company decided to switch around half of its apartments so that tenants paid for their electricity, it created a natural, controlled experiment. Three economists—Mikael Elinder, Sebastian...
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