Household Food Waste Behavior: Avenues for Future Research

  title={Household Food Waste Behavior: Avenues for Future Research},
  author={Gustavo Porpino},
  journal={Journal of the Association for Consumer Research},
  pages={41 - 51}
  • Gustavo Porpino
  • Published 2016
  • Economics
  • Journal of the Association for Consumer Research
Drawing from previous studies, this review proposes a research agenda in regard to household food waste, a neglected topic within the field of consumer behavior. This phenomenon has remarkable social and environmental relevance when one considers that it occurs at the end of the food chain, and thus, wastage at this stage implies losses of resources required for food production. This study aims to provide a framework and solutions for conducting future research in this area. Academic… Expand
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