Consumer perceptions of product warranties some preliminary findings among automobile tire purchasers by Anthony F McGann

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  • Warranty -- United States,
  • Consumers -- United States,
  • Automobiles -- Tires

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Statementby Anthony F. McGann
SeriesWorking paper
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p.
Number of Pages32
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Open LibraryOL14579583M

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Advances in Consumer Research Volume 1, Pages CONSUMER PERCEPTIONS OF PRODUCT WARRANTIES: AN EXPLORATORY STUDY. Donald R. Lehmann, Columbia University. Lyman E. Ostlund, Columbia University [Support for this research from the Columbia Faculty Research Program is gratefully acknowledged.] [Donald R.

Lehmann is Associate Professor, Graduate School of Cited by: This book reflects the current thinking and research on how consumers’ perception of product risks and benefits affects their behavior. It provides the scientific, regulatory and industrial research community with a conceptual and methodological reference point for studies on consumer behavior and marketing.

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