Problem

Opportunistic exploitation of issues

Other Names:
Carpetbagging
Incidence:
Originally applied to politicians from the Northern United States who went to the South after the civil war to try to exploit the unstable situation there for their own profit. (They often carried all their belongings in a carpetbag.)
Broader Problems:
Abusive sales techniques
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
28.06.2018 – 17:28 CEST