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Title Bargain fever : how to shop in a discounted world / Mark Ellwood.
Author Ellwood, Mark.
Publication New York : Portfolio/Penguin, [2013]
Description viii, 278 pages ; 24 cm
Call # 381.149 E
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-268) and index.
Contents Your brain on sales -- Couponmania -- Purchase history -- How the other half saves -- Let's make a deal or you'll never pay retail again -- Discountphobia : the mainstays of never marking down -- The world on sale : bargaining at the bazaar and other stories -- The future of bargain fever.
Summary A spirited investigation into the world of bargain hunting and how shoppers and sellers try to one-up each other -- from the haggling bazaars of Istanbul to Black Friday at a mall in upstate New York to pinnacles of global luxury such as Hermes and Louis Vuitton.
Subject Shopping.
Consumer education.
Consumer education. (OCoLC)fst00876300
Shopping. (OCoLC)fst01116884
ISBN 9781591845805
1591845807
9781591847052

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