ERIC Number: EJ311230
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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The Effect of Retirement versus Age on the Shopping Orientations of the Older Consumer.
Lumpkin, James R.
Gerontologist, v24 n6 p622-27 Dec 1984
Surveyed 933 middle aged and older adults to compare shopping behavior in retired and nonretired consumers. Results indicated the elderly enjoy shopping less and are less concerned with bargains than adults 55-64. Age, rather than retirement status, was a key factor. (JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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