Coronavirus impact: Why shoppers are hoarding toilet paper, supplies and groceries
School of Economics and Business Administration
Publication / Event
ABC7 News interviewed Saint Mary's Marketing Professor Michal Strahilevitz about consumer hoarding of goods such as toilet paper and paper towels as a result of fears about lack of supplies during the COVID 19 pandemic. Strahilevitz, an associate professor whose academic research includes a focus on consumer behavior, noted how some consumers may use the purchasing of more goods, or hoarding, as a means of exerting control in a situation when they feel they have very little control at all. Watch the report.
Business | Economics
(Faculty, School of Economics and Business Administration) Coronavirus impact: Why shoppers are hoarding toilet paper, supplies and groceries (2020). ABC7-KGO-TV. [interview].