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By Folke Ölander (auth.), Klaus G. Grunert, John Thøgersen (eds.)

The position of the shopper has replaced from looking the main delight from items and companies to reconciling intake with lively citizenship, which hyperlinks intake to trendy social concerns comparable to environmental safeguard, sound enterprise ethics, and reasonable operating stipulations. figuring out shoppers -- the best way they purchase items, the way in which they relate to questions of environmental value, and how they perform public coverage formula tactics –is of significant value to fashionable society. during this booklet, eminent researchers learn modern concerns regarding the sector of shoppers, coverage, and the surroundings.

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The creation of the CPSC in 1972 along with other regulatory actions directed at consumer protection helped shape a research agenda that focused on consumer product regulation and consumer well-being. During the 1960s and 1970s Congress initiated legislation that dealt with consumer issues in credit, warranties, product safety, cosmetics, medical devices, appliance energy labelling, real estate and drugs. 5. The marked increase in consumerprotection regulation that was independent of environmental safety created a demand for research in this consumer protection area.

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