Ethical consumption - ARCHIVED

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This article uses data from the General Social Survey (GSS) from 2003 and 2008 to explore consumers' propensity to choose some products and boycott others based on ethical criteria. It compares the evolution of citizens' ethical consumption to other types of political participation. It also provides information on the persons most likely to choose or boycott a product for ethical reasons.

Issue Number: 2011001
Author(s): Turcotte, Martin

Main Product: Canadian Social Trends

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