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Defaults Are Not the Same by Default

Disney World is the land of magic and fairy tales, but even there you cannot escape science. When ordering something to eat, one of us (Jon) noticed that the default choices in kids’ meals were all geared toward healthier options. (When you research decision-making for a living, it’s hard not to observe choice architecture everywhere, even on vacation.) The menu swapped soda for juice and french fries for fruits and vegetables. Indeed, a recent study shows that this change in Disney World’s policy lead to the consumption of 21 percent less calories, 44 percent less fat, and 43 percent less sodium. ….[READ]