Consumer Studies, Policy And Education

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2023 - Saudi financial literacy: Insights for home economics
2022 - Theories of delinquency and deviance applied to consumption
2021 - Financial literacy, stability and security
2020 - Emerging from the deep: Complexity, emergent pedagogy and deep learning 
2019 - Education for Sustainable Consumption: Social reconstructivism model 
2018 - Status of Consumer Education and Financial Education in Canada (2016), Canadian Journal of Education ----  Appendix available here
2017 - Bringing complexity and convergence governance to consumer policy 
2015 - Framing consumer education conceptual innovations as consumer activism  (
In International Journal of Consumer Studies)
2013 - Role of consumer associations in the governance of e-commerce consumer protection (with Huong Ha)
2012 - Consumer Interest Research (CIR) Primer for Policy-Making Purposes (Based on a report prepared for Industry Canada) ----  Also available in French Here 
2011 - Consumer Education Philosophies 
Consumer Education Philosophies (2011) in the Journal for International Education Research and Development Education, 34(4), pp. 4-8. 
Forward for book on consumer education  (English version published here with permission)   Online book sample 

2011 - Complexity economics, wicked problems and consumer education (International Journal of Consumer Studies)
2011 - Consumer acumen: Augmenting consumer literacy (2011), Journal of Consumer Affairs 

Social and Consumer Values 
2008 - Consumer policy frameworks: A taxonomy of contributory components 
2007 - International Journal of Consumer Studies: Decade Review (1997-2006) 
International Journal of Consumer Studies, 31(1), 2-18
Posted with permission of Blackwell Publishing
2003 - New family resource management research model 
Sue McGregor and Margaret Bateman Ellison. A new research framework for family resource management applied to financial preparedness of mid-life working couples at the International Journal of Consumer Studies, 27(5), 395-405. Reprinted with permission of the editor. Copyright held with Blackwell Publishing.
Consumer transactions with SMEs 
Implications for consumer scholars. International Journal of Consumer Studies, 29 (1), 2-16. Posted with permission of author. 
2004 - Canadian Ethnic Consumers 
Canadian consumer profiles 
2001 - Canadian family demographics - 2001 Census 
Status of consumer education in Canada 
Paradigm, methodology and method: Intellectual integrity in consumer scholarship 
With Dr. Jenny Murnane, Paradigm, methodology and method: Intellectual integrity in consumer scholarship 
Framing consumer education conceptual innovations as consumer activism