Wasting Time and Money? How Consumers Evaluate Others’ Resource (Mis)Management

We extend past work on how consumers view choices made by income earners versus aid recipients. Not only are aid recipients denigrated for ethical, financial expenditures, negative judgments extend to donations of time and possessions. Spending resources on endeavors outside of paid employment is seen as wasteful and ultimately immoral.



Citation:

Jenny Olson, Brent McFerran, Andrea Morales, and Darren Dahl (2017) ,"Wasting Time and Money? How Consumers Evaluate Others’ Resource (Mis)Management", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 45, eds. Ayelet Gneezy, Vladas Griskevicius, and Patti Williams, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 362-366.

Authors

Jenny Olson, Indiana University, USA
Brent McFerran, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Andrea Morales, Arizona State University, USA
Darren Dahl, University of British Columbia, Canada



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 45 | 2017



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