Problem

Lack of consumer influence on industry

Other Names:
Disregard of consumer interests by transnational corporations
Untapped consumer power
Inadequate consumer influence
Claim:
The consumer has no significant means of influencing industrial development, thus leaving development of industry to its own resources which are poorly geared to serve society as a whole.
Reduced By:
Consumer boycotts
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET