Category Archives: Digital environment

Study on quality of tourism accommodation services in the EU

Open Evidence, in consortium with Valdani Vicari & Associati, TEAM Tourism Consulting and BDI Research, is conducting the study on the feasibility of possible initiatives at EU level and establishment of a multi-stakeholder platform on quality of tourism accommodation services for the European Commission (DG GROW). The overall objective of the study is to shed light in the provision of quality accommodation services and […]

Behavioural Study on origin claims on fishery and aquaculture products

Open Evidence, in consortium with London School of Economics and BDI Research will conduct a new “Behavioural Study on origin claims on fishery and aquaculture products” for the European Commission (DG MARE). In the context of the upcoming evaluation of the Common Market Organisation (CMO) Regulation, this behavioural study should provide the necessary evidence to assess whether the current […]

Empirical testing of the impact of dual food quality on consumers’ choices

Open Evidence, in consortium with London School of Economics and BDI Research, will conduct the study “Empirical testing of the impact of dual food quality on consumers’ choices” for the European Commission (JRC). The study will investigate how consumers’ purchase decisions are affected by the fact that the same brand offers seemingly identically branded food […]

Consumer preference and perception of specific categories of tobacco and related products

Open Evidence, in consortium with London School of Economics, BDI Research and the Catalan Institute of Oncology, will conduct the study “Consumer preference and perception of specific categories of tobacco and related products” for the European Commission (DG Sante). The study wants to analyse the consumer preferences and perceptions of consumers on 5 tobacco product […]

Behavioural Study on Advertising and Marketing Practices in travel booking websites and apps

Open Evidence, in consortium with London School of Economics, BDI Research and Kantar TNS has been entrusted by the European Commission to conduct the study “Behavioural Study on Advertising and Marketing Practices in travel booking websites and apps”. The study will contribute to the understanding of the interaction of travel websites with consumers, and will […]

Behavioural Study on the Effects of an Extension of the Access to Social Protection for People in All Forms of Employment

The study is carried out in consortium with the London School of Economics (LSE) and the University of Valencia, on behalf of the European Commission (DG Employment, Social Affairs & Inclusion). The project will use behavioural research to explore issues such as:   what would be the effects of extending social protection coverage to include the rising number of people […]

Behavioural Study on the Transparency of Online Platforms

The overall purpose of the study is to understand the impact on consumer trust and behaviour of enhanced transparency of online platforms towards their private users (consumers) in three specific areas, namely the criteria used by platform operators; the identity of contracting parties involved in the transactions enabled or facilitated by the platforms; and quality […]

European Union Low Emission Standard (EULES)

The EULES standard will provide a unique opportunity to distinguish clean vehicles and help consumers purchase less polluting cars in order to reduce nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions.  Road transport is one of the main sources of air pollution in Europe. Especially diesel cars show particularly high nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions. In order to help consumers […]

Assessment of different communication vehicles for providing Environmental Footprint information

The study seeks to enhance the consistency in the presentation of environment-related information and harmonise the various footprint methods currently used in Europe.  How to know what products have more or less impact on the environment? There are various ways in which information about environmental footprint of products is provided. Consumers and businesses would, however, […]

Study on the impact of marketing through social media, online games and mobile applications on children’s behaviour

In light of raising concerns about advertising practicies targeting children, the study examines childrens’ exposure to online marketing content in social media, online games and applications. This project, conducted and developed in by Open Evidence Staff in consortium with London School of Economics and Political Science and Block de ideas SL aims to “support the Commission with evidence […]