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A quest to find ‘the best’ may bring out the worst in shoppers

Dec. 1, 2017—Marketers want to motivate consumers to act in their own self-interest, but they may be encouraging negative behavior such as theft or illegal returns, according to new Vanderbilt research.

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TIPSHEET: Black Friday deals give consumers justification for spending

Nov. 25, 2013—Owen professor Kelly Haws can talk about Black Friday and the holiday shopping season.

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