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Sustainability 2017, 9(10), 1686;

Sustainable Consumer Behaviour: A Collection of Empirical Studies

Urban Economics, Wageningen University & Research, P.O. Box 8130, 6700 EW Wageningen, The Netherlands
Received: 18 September 2017 / Revised: 19 September 2017 / Accepted: 19 September 2017 / Published: 21 September 2017
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Sustainable Consumer Behavior)
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We summarise the contributions in this special issue on sustainable consumer behaviour and place them in perspective. Several studies focus on macro- and meso-issues, and others on micro-issues of consumer behaviour. The studies employ a variety of methods, including surveys, field experiments, eye tracking, scale development, and contingent valuation. The 12 contributions from authors of 13 different countries show the wide and varied application of consumer research focused on sustainability issues. View Full-Text
Keywords: eco-behaviour; social dilemma; segmentation; food; travel eco-behaviour; social dilemma; segmentation; food; travel
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