ERIC Number: ED420797
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
American Council on Consumer Interests Annual Conference (44th, Washington, D.C., March 25-28, 1998).
Leech, Irene E., Ed.
Consumer Interest Annual, v44 1998
Among the 25 refereed papers, 14 refereed poster sessions, 17 invited papers, and 14 panel/workshop sessions are the following: "Forces Driving Change in Food Safety" (Foreman); "Are Two Incomes Needed to Get Ahead Today?" (Walden); "Financial Manager Profile Scale" (Lytton, Grable); "Real World Financial Management Tools and Practices" (Muske, Winter); "Personal Information Privacy Issues Relating to Consumption in the U.S. Marketplace" (Bonavia, Morton); "Shopping for a Credit Card" (Lee, Hogarth); "Debt Structure of Small Businesses Owned by Women in 1987 and 1993" (Haynes, Haynes); "Consumer Educators, Now Is the Time for a Paradigm Shift Toward Employee Financial Education" (Garman);"Studying Welfare Reform" (Fletcher et al.); "Work Efforts and Welfare Receipt by Poor Single Mothers" (Kim et al.); "Reinventing the Power Community" (Morrison); "Are You Able and Willing to Borrow?" (Yieh); "Do Households Make Saving and Investment Decisions Together?" (Chen et al.); "Price of Time for Informal Female Caregivers of the Elderly" (Torre, Kolodinsky); "Determinants of Defined Contribution Plan Employee Participation" (Grable et al.); "Consumer Acceptance of a New Product" (Eastwood); "Noncustodial Fathers Who Pay Supplemental Support for Their Children After Divorce" (Lown, Chandler); "Characteristic Philosophies of Families toward Time Resource Use" (Song);"Measures of Healthful Dietary Practices of College Students" (Denson); "PEP: Personal Economics for Preteens" (Shotick, Gordon); "Economics and Nutrition" (Huang); "Consumer Education in China" (Yin, Yin);"Rules for a Global Marketplace" (Asher et al.); "Information and Advertising Policy" (Ippolito); "Using Food Consumption Data to Estimate Dietary Exposure to Chemical Contaminants in Foods" (Kidwell, Tomerlin); "Consumer Adviser Certification Program in Korea" (Lee et al.); "Consumer Science in Korea" (Park); "Accredited Financial Planner in Korea" (Yoon, Sohn); "Consumer Movement Today" (Brobeck et al.); "Prevalence of Businesses Owned and Operated by Families" (Scannell, Heck); "Viable Model of Sustainable Family Businesses" (Stafford et al.); "Studying Family Businesses" (Fitzgerald, Winter); "Gathering and Inputing Data about the Family and Business" (Haynes, Danes); "Consumers and the Changing Health Care Environment: Policy Issues for Consumer Education and Research" (Rider);"Financial Education for Youth" (Olson, Dolan); and "Study Tour Courses Teach Consumer Issues and Policy" (Marlowe et al.). (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Consumer Protection, Consumer Science, Credit (Finance), Decision Making, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Eating Habits, Entrepreneurship, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Money Management, Nutrition, Retirement, Self Employment, Small Businesses, Welfare Reform, Youth Programs
American Council on Consumer Interests, 240 Stanley Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Council on Consumer Interests, Columbia, MO.
Identifiers - Location: China; South Korea; United States