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Decision makers

Title
Decision makers
Genre
Interview; Documentary; Trailer
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:15:46
Description
This episode of Decision Makers investigates consumer protection and bogus bargains, looking at consumer protection law and the power of advertising. With comment from head of the Advertising Standards Authority Peter Thompson; David Tench, Consumers Association; Bob Anderson, Office of Fair Trading; Peter Blood, Marketing Institute; Deputy Chairman of the Retail Consortium, Colin Paterson; Director of the Institute of Behaviour Therapy, Dr Robert Sharpe. Male presenter not identified, poss. Richard Bestic. Includes trailer. Ends abruptly before end of programme.
Contributors
Robert Sharpe; Peter Thompson; Peter Blood; David Tench; Bob Anderson; Richard Bestic?; Colin Paterson
Keywords
Legislation; Prices; Law; Advertising; Shops; Psychology; Advertising control; Consumers; Consumer protection; Retail trade; Prices legislation; Shopping; Complaints (consumer affairs); Consumer law; Psychological research; Consumer affairs

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