ERIC Number: ED299447
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
American Council on Consumer Interests Annual Conference Proceedings (34th, Chicago, Illinois, April 6-9, 1988).
Hampton, Vickie L., Ed.
Among the 90 papers on topics relating to the consumer are "Academics and Advocates" (Brobeck); "Economic Profile of the Young and Elderly" (Ryscavage); "Estimation of Savings Needs To Adequately Fund Baby Boomers' Retirement" (Burns); "Saving and Dissaving in Retirement" (Hogarth); "Analysis of Effects of Children on Consumption and Savings Decisions over Life Cycle" (Douthitt); "Estimating Demand Relationships between Close Substitutes Using Limited Observations from Marketplace Experiments" (Eastwood); "Degrees of Differences in Consumption of Goods and of Services" (Heinzerling); "Some Thoughts on Career Development for Consumer Affairs Students" (Christner); "Tax Reform, Welfare Reform--Consumer's Stake" (Minarik); "Consumer Protection Theory of Structural Regulation" (Kushman); "Dental Hygienist" (Reveal); "FTC Activities in Structural Health Care Regulation" (Daynard); "Older Consumers and Structural Regulation in Health Care" (Powers); "Analysis Techniques for Qualitative Data" (Hayes); "Achieving Reliability and Validity in Qualitative Research" (Carsky); "Apparel-Shopping Problems of Older Consumer" (Norum); "Imperfect Information and Price-Quality Relationship" (Geistfeld); "Credit Rationing as Constraint on Financial Future of Families" (DeLuca); "College Student Use of Consumer Credit" (Churaman); "Consumer Debt" (Langrehr); "Determinants of Energy Conservation Activities" (Meeks); "Child Support Reform Strategies for Reducing Children's Poverty" (MacDonald); "Spells of Poverty and Gender Differences in Mortality" (Zick); "Assessing Dietary Adequacy in Development of Food and Nutrition Policy" (Jensen); "Estimating Geographic Nutrient Intake Differences from National Data" (Raunikar); "Use of USDA's Food Consumption Data in Development of Food Plans" (Kerr); "Financial Planning Fundamentals for High School Students" (Schiever); "How To Shop for Food" (Friedman); "Patterns in the Use of Recommended Food Buying Practices" (Herrmann); "Consumer Response to Telecommunications Deregulation" (Cude); "Hierarchy of Consumer Participation" (Hyman); "Typology To Measure Impact of Homebased Work on Quality of Family Life" (Carsky); "Child Support and Feminization of Poverty" (Beller); "Time as Direct Source of Utility" (Kolodinsky); "Administrative Attitudes toward College Programs in Financial Planning" (Reichbach); "Subjective Assessment of Financial Well-Being among Farmers" (Winter); "Expanding International Consumer Research" (Thorelli); "Consumer Education" (Dulmes); "Effects of Social Class on Consumer Credit Card Repayment Behavior" (Soberon-Ferrer); "Economic Analysis of IRA Participation" (Chern); "Recent Labor Market Experience of Baby Boom Generation" (Prohofsky); and "Corporation and Consumer" (Fernstrom). A poster session and a panel on the classification of concepts in consumer education are also presented. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Consumer Protection, Deception, Money Management, Purchasing, Research
American Council on Consumer Interests, 240 Stanley Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Council on Consumer Interests, Columbia, MO.