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Bargain fever : the new shopping rules of getting more and paying less / Mark Ellwood.

Ellwood, Mark. (Author).
Book Book ([2013])
Description: viii, 278 pages ; 24 cm
Publisher: New York : Portfolio/Penguin, [2013]
4 of 4 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 of 0 copies available at Gloucester.
0 current holds with 4 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 9781591845805
  • ISBN: 1591845807
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-268) and index.
Contents: Your brain on sales -- Couponmania -- Purchase history -- How the other half saves -- Let's make a deal or you'll never pay retail again -- Discountphobia : the mainstays of never marking down -- The world on sale : bargaining at the bazaar and other stories -- The future of bargain fever.
Summary: A spirited investigation into the world of bargain hunting and how shoppers and sellers try to one-up each other -- from the haggling bazaars of Istanbul to Black Friday at a mall in upstate New York to pinnacles of global luxury such as Hermes and Louis Vuitton.
Citation: Ellwood, Mark. "Bargain fever : the new shopping rules of getting more and paying less." New York : Portfolio/Penguin, 2013.

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