Professor Mark J. Perry's Blog for Economics and Finance
Wednesday, December 08, 2010
Incentives Matter: The Speed Camera Lottery
From Wired: "As well as ticketing you when you run through a speed-radar too fast, the “Speed Camera Lottery” in Sweden also notices you when you come in at or under the speed-limit. It then automatically enters you in a lottery. And here’s the really smart part: the prizes come from the fines paid by speeders."