“Nudges,” or small changes in the way options are presented to people, exert powerful effects on behavior. Both the U.K. and U.S. governments have taken notice of research documenting these effects and nudge-related policies have been developed to influence citizens’ behaviors. However, no one knows how citizens perceive these policies. Under what conditions are such […]
Trust & Confidence Archives - Page 2 of 5 - University of Nebraska Public Policy Center
This NSF funded workshop (SES-1353980) focused on advancing trust scholarship by bringing together senior and junior scholars from a variety of social science disciplines who share interest in moving toward developing truly interdisciplinary, cohesive and comprehensive theories of institutional trust. In April of 2014, scholars from around the world convened at UNL. The workshop was […]
Although various theories of trust and confidence have been proposed, no comprehensive framework yet exists. Trust and confidence research has been undermined by failures to develop models that incorporate the various trust- and confidence-related factors, a lack of clarity regarding what is even meant by trust- and confidence-related terms, and so on. This postdoctoral fellow […]
Tay, L., Herian, M., Diener, E., (2014). Detrimental Effects of Corruption and Societal Well-being: Whether, How, and When. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 5, 751-759.
Shockley, E., Wynn, A., & Ashburn-Nardo, L. (2014). Dimensions of Black identity predict system justification. Journal of Black Psychology. doi: 10.1177/0095798414557276
Herian, M., (2014). Trust in Government and Support for Municipal Services. State and Local Government Review, 42, 82-90.
Herian, Mitchel N., Tay, L., Hamm, J.A., & Diener, E. (2014). Social Capital, Ideology, and Health in the United States. Social Science & Medicine, 105, 30-37.
The Verdict is In: Judge and Administrator Perceptions of State Court Governance, Confidence, and Trends
Kimbrough, C. D., Herian, M. N., Rottman, D. B., Bornstein, B. H., & Tomkins, A. J. (2014). The verdict is in: Judge and administrator perceptions of state court governance. Justice System Journal. 35, xx-yy. doi: 10.1080/0098261X.2014.920650
Candilis, P., & Neal, T.M.S. (2014). Not just welfare over justice: Ethics in forensic consultation. Legal and Criminological Psychology, 19, 19-29. doi: 10.1111/lcrp.12038
The Nebraska Minority Justice Committee (MJC) is a unique statewide collaboration that works to develop and implement just and sustainable policy reforms that will not only improve the system of justice but will also strengthen public trust and confidence in our laws and court system. The Committee is a joint effort of the Nebraska State […]