While a Gabelli senior, Caroline Dahlgren (GSB ’11) looked into consumers’ tendencies to purchase counterfeit goods such as handbags, sunglasses and other high-end accessories. Would an advertising campaign to dissuade customers... More
By Shifting its focus from Wall Street and targeting companies like Wal-Mart and Amazon.com, the Occupy movement could do more harm to American consumers than good. A new study shows these companies make consumers feel safe, satisfied, even happy. And they... More
During 2011's holiday shopping season, retailers made great strides in making consumers' lives better. While retailer Wal-Mart remained on top, Amazon and Target in particular saw marked improvements over the previous quarter.