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Imagine you spent two years researching a book about why we shop. Imagine you spoke to researchers, retailers, advertisers, consumers. Read morePublished 4 months ago by The Agency Review
Shoptimism is another title that I happened to grab from the shelf of my own bookstore, making me a small dusty part of the sell-side equation, but more on that later... Shop... Read morePublished on April 17, 2012 by Mike
If the economy is indeed making its way back up hill, it may have something to do with what author Lee Eisenberg describes as "Shoptimism: Why the American Consumer Will Keep on... Read morePublished on February 24, 2011 by BlogOnBooks
Ever since I read Lee Eisenberg's book, The Number, I've been enthralled with his writing style. He takes the driest stats and studies and makes them relevant to the real world. Read morePublished on December 28, 2010 by Ken Montville
This book has some interesting insights but it is not told from the perspective of someone who really loves to shop therefore it's more analytical vs expressing the passion that... Read morePublished on January 26, 2010 by Cory B.
SHOPTIMISM: WHY THE AMERICAN CONSUMER WILL KEEP ON BUYING NO MATTER WHAT offers a fine survey of American consumption patterns and shopping, surveying the world of buying and... Read morePublished on January 16, 2010 by Midwest Book Review
There is no doubt about it: America is a nation of shoppers and ours is an economy driven more by consumption than by production. Read morePublished on December 30, 2009 by Sam Sattler
This the author of the Number. This is an entertaining tour of America's love/hate affair with shopping,something that remains a true national pastime. Read morePublished on December 22, 2009 by Reg Nordman