The symbolic value of time
作者: Anat KeinanSilvia BellezzaNeeru Paharia
作者单位: 1Business Administration at Harvard Business School, Morgan Hall 193, Soldiers Field Road, Boston, MA 02163, USA
2Marketing at Columbia Business School, Uris Hall 508, 3022 Broadway, New York, NY 10027, USA
3Marketing at the McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University, Rafik B. Hariri Building, Washington, DC 20057, USA
刊名: Current Opinion in Psychology, 2019, Vol.26 , pp.58-61
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.copsyc.2018.05.001
原始语种摘要: Research on symbolic consumption and status signaling has primarily examined how consumers spend money on possessions that display their identity and status. We review research suggesting that the way in which consumers spend their time can also serve as a form of conspicuous consumption. In particular, we examine status inferences based on how consumers allocate time between work and leisure, and how consumers choose to spend their discretionary leisure time. In the past, high-status individuals displayed wealth by wasting time on unproductive leisure activities; today, long hours of work and lack of leisure time have become a status symbol. Productivity orientation and the obsession with busyness also impacts consumers’ choice of leisure activities and motivates consumers to seek...
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  • consumption 消耗
  • leisure 空闲
  • wealth 财产
  • their 他们的
  • experiential 经验上的
  • money 金钱
  • unproductive 不生产的
  • discretionary 修]自由选择[定
  • collectible 可收帐款
  • symbolic 符号的