Posts Tagged ‘advertising’

  • Oligopoly Campbell's Soup

    Are You Buying Less Soup?

    Jan 9, 14 • 197 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Households, Innovation, International Trade and Finance, LifestyleNo Comments

    Canned food used to be aspirational. The ads in 1918 said that easy-to-use canned foods gave Mom more time to play with the kids. Canned Foods were healthy. They were versatile. You can see where we are going. A perfect way for a firm to convey a special...

  • cars

    Oligopoly: Two Great Ads

    Sep 6, 13 • 516 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic HumorNo Comments

    During August, 2010, this picture of VW’s headquarters appeared in Google Street View. Fiat actually was following a Google car and then parked, at the right moment, in front of VW for the shot. In Santa Monica, CA, Audi and BMW got into a billboard...