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Addicted to cheap shopping? why the real cost of goods keeps going down / BBC Worldwide Ltd.

BBC Worldwide Ltd.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.

New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group 2008], c2007

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  • Title:
    Addicted to cheap shopping? why the real cost of goods keeps going down / BBC Worldwide Ltd.
  • Other Titles: Why the real cost of goods keeps going down
  • Author: BBC Worldwide Ltd.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
  • Subjects: Economic geography; Globalization; Human geography -- Economic aspects; International business enterprises -- Management; International economic relations; Social change;
    Videorecording
  • Contents: Retail Prices vs. Cost of Personal Services (2:42) -- Public Perceptions of Price (2:14) -- Shopping Malls Influence Lower Prices (4:10) -- Art and Science of Cheap Consumer Goods: Wal-Mart (3:50) -- Wal-Mart's Efficiency and Frugality (1:56) -- New Shopping Concepts: Wal-Mart and IKEA (3:57) -- Globalization: Changes in Manufacturing Costs (3:27) -- World Center of Electronic Manufacturing: Shenzhen, China (4:16) -- Shipping Goods by Container Ships: Economy of Scale (3:36) -- Clothing Prices Drop in Britain (3:00) -- Cheap Swedish Clothing: Not Made in China (3:14) -- Downside to Cheap Goods: Charity Shops Suffer (2:06) -- Cheap Prices: Consumers Over-Shop and Overstock (4:01) -- Over-Consumption: Environmental Effects (3:27) -- China's Wholesale Shopping Center (3:23) -- Changes in the Chinese Economy (2:38) -- China's High-Tech Growth Patterns (2:47) -- Addiction to Cheap Goods: What Is the Real Price? (2:16)
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group
  • Creation Date: 2008], c2007
  • Physical Description: 1 streaming video file (61 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01GALI USG ALMA
  • OCLC Number: 712801898
  • NZ MMS ID: 9913916877302931

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