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Table 3 Average causal mediated effect (ACME) and average direct effect (ADE) and total effect for the mediation model in which the effect of the type of source on approval is mediated by the degree of trustworthiness of the source

From: Citizen approval of nudging interventions promoting healthy eating: the role of intrusiveness and trustworthiness

  Source: Policy makers vs. Industry Source: Policy makers vs. Experts
ACME (% of total) 0.09 (23%) 0.45 (69%)
ADE (% of total) 0.31 (77%) 0.21 (31%)
Total Effect 0.40 0.66