Posts Tagged ‘Consumers’

September 7th, 2020 - 2:31 pm § in Misc.

Fake reviews and a $125 genuine cheese grater

Amazon gets the most bad press for fake online reviews, but other companies are struggling with the problem, too. Back in 2017, a Forbes headline blared, “Amazon’s Fake Review Problem Is Now Worse Than Ever, Study Suggests” (read article here). On September 6, 2020, a CNBC headl[...]

July 8th, 2015 - 10:38 am § in Uncategorized

What free-market capitalism looks like

Some people will do literally anything for a buck. This plastic cellphone case is being marketed to young people as “trendy, cool, stylish.” Do you want your teen walking around like this? Should government regulators keep such products off the market, or is that unduly interfering with [...]