Association for Consumer Research Listserv (ACR-L)

Association for Consumer Research Listserv (ACR-L) is an electronic mailing list to discuss any topic related to consumer research. This list is a discussion group for researchers, practitioners, and graduate students working in the interdisciplinary field of consumer research. Specifically, the ACR-L list is a platform for consumer researchers to:


  • Post announcements relevant to ACR members and those interested in the field of consumer research, such as conferences, special issues of journals, job openings, and availability of working papers.
  • Discuss issues relevant to consumer researchers and ACR members.
  • Exchange views about theories of consumer research and evidence bearing on those theories.
  • Access the collective expertise of the subscribers concerning questions relevant to the practice of consumer research.
  • Facilitate collaborative efforts concerning substantive, methodological, and conceptual questions of interest to consumer researchers.
  • Share information concerning the Association for Consumer Research Annual Conference.


To Post a Message to ACR-L

To post a message to the list, send a text or ASCII format, no attachment email message to: ACR-L@HERMES.GWU.EDU


Please note:  this is not a moderated list. Anything you send will be broadcast (unedited) to subscribers. When you send a post you will receive a message back, asking you to confirm that posting.  Just follow those instructions as listed.

To Subscribe/Unsubscribe via email to ACR-L
Send the following command to LISTSERV@HERMES.GWU.EDU  via mail text or interactive message (make sure you don't have an email signature in your command emails):‚Äč

Subscribe to ACR-L:  SUBSCRIBE ACR-L Your Full Name Set ACR-L list to digest mode:  SET ACR-L DIGEST Unsubscribe to ACR-L:  SIGNOFF ACR-L Set ACR-L to individual postings mode: SET ACR-L NODIGEST 

Additional information: ACR-L Guidelines

Engage with Us

Becoming an Association for Consumer Research member is simple. Membership in ACR is relatively inexpensive, but brings significant benefits to its members.