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MARCH 16, 2017 | BY DAN ARIELY People love to give gifts. Gift giving is more than a simple act or gesture. It’s a big part of everyday life. In fact there is a lot of research showing that giving gifts give us more happiness than we expect. In addition, research in Behavioral Economics shows […]

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INTRODUCTION TO 4 PART SERIES ON STATE OF GIFTING We’ve all given and received gifts, but the process of gift shopping has remained complex and intricate. In this 4 part blog post series, we’ll provide readers with an in-depth analysis of the gifting industry, and offer a thoughtful, data backed perspective on why gifting matters […]

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Loop Commerce is thrilled to announce that we will be joined by Kristen Berman, Co-Founder of Irrational Labs, to share about how the behavioral economics of gifting impacts commerce at Magento Imagine 2014, in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tuesday, May 13, at 4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. This session investigates the impact that the study […]

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I’ve previously written about gifting through the ages, and how the essence of gifting is a way for people to connect meaningfully. According to a three-part study by Elizabeth Dunn, Lara Aknin, and Michael Norton, givers can get more happiness than people who spend the money on themselves.To delve into that a little bit more, […]