ERIC Number: ED260233
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
American Council on Consumer Interests. Proceedings. Annual Conference (31st, Fort Worth, Texas, March 27-30, 1985).
Schnittgrund, Karen P., Ed.
These proceedings contain presentations, discussants' remarks, roundtable discussions, and papers from poster sessions and panels. Selected titles of particular relevance to the field of education are: "Factors Affecting the Probability of Accepting a Retirement Incentive: Evidence to Support Retirement Planning Education" (Hogarth); "Advertising and Ideological Content in Free Consumer Curriculum Materials" (Rudd, Buttolph); "Consumer Education: The Business Sector's Contribution" (Haney); "A New Agenda for Consumer Education: A Challenge to ACCI" (Zelenak); "College Student Usage of EFTS and Locus of Control" (Churaman); "Health Maintenance Organizations and Consumer Education" (Miller and Henderson); "Course Requirements, Job Responsibilities, Compensation for Financial Counselors: The Industry View" (Langrehr, Langrehr); "The Scope of Consumer Education as Reflected in Interdisciplinary Curriculum Guides for Secondary Education Programs" (Cunningham, Miller); "Knowledge of Men and Women about Consumer Credit Laws, Insurance, and Estate Planning" (Perch). (YLB)
Descriptors: Adults, Advertising, Conference Proceedings, Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Consumer Protection, Consumer Science, Credit (Finance), Developing Nations, Economics, Employment, Farm Management, Financial Services, Money Management, Older Adults, Preretirement Education, Public Policy, Research
American Council on Consumer Interests, 240 Stanley Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Council on Consumer Interests, Columbia, MO.