Hamilton probed how being in an environmentally responsible environment influences green behaviors. She reports that “influence of situational context on behavior was explored at two scales: 1) green versus non-green building and 2) building characteristics. The Positive Sustainable Built Environments model was used to analyze three building characteristics: Prime, Permit, and Invite.
Motivate Ecological/"Green" Behaviors
What is a sustainable size for a home?
Xu, Chen, Li and Menassa investigated environmentally responsible behavior in offices.
Usrey and colleagues investigated how being described as environmental responsible influences perceptions of product effectiveness.
Recently completed research indicates that potential users of bike sharing services are not willing to walk much to pick up that shared bike.
Kaaronen and Strelkovskii investigated how design can encourage sustainable behavior.
Researchers have linked urban experiences and green behavior.
Getting people rolling isn't easy
Decades ago Csikszentmihalyi introduced the world to “flow.”
Jachimowicz and colleagues investigated ways to encourage people to use energy more responsibly.