Whatare the reasonsforcounterfeiting? Doesglobalisationhave animpact on counterfeiting? What have World Bank(WB) and International Monetair Fonds (IMF) to do withit? Greg Palast”Democracyfor sale” Ecuador-example Higher life standard? Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement(ACTA)
1)Does globalisation have an impact on counterfeiting? Due to certain circumstances, created by globalisation, a lot of people were pushed in a certain position
2)What have World Bank(WB) and International MonetairFonds (IMF) to do with it? Many specific, destructive conditions for developing countries for lending the money
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5)Higher life standard? South-Africa : since 1980 the income per capita decreased with 23% !!!
6)Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement(ACTA) Agreement for the purpose of establishing international standards on intellectual property
Why do peoplebuyconterfeiting products?
Types of peoplewhomaybe more willing to buy counterfeit brands have relativelylittleregardfor the law have negative attitudes towards big business want todemonstratetheirstatus,butdon’t have the funds are curiousand want to experiment liketaking risks
Attitude andfunction of counterfeiting Value-expressivefunction Social-adjustive attitude Togainapproval in socialsituations Helps people to communicatetheircentralbeliefs ,attitudes and values Self-expression
Overview Counterfeiting in general
Action and effects
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