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Which of the following things are generally true about alcohol advertisements

A) they have no effect on how much alcohol is consumed

B) they target our expectations and perceptions about drinking

C) they accurately depict the negative effects from drinking too much

D) None of above

A

Alcohol advertisements have no effect on how much alcohol is consumed – choice A. With these advertisements, alcohol makers promote alcohol through different media channels. Most of them warn users against excessive drinking that is associated with poor health.

Despite their appealing nature, these advertisements do not dictate the amount of alcohol that is consumed. Alcohol products have high inelasticity in the market. Their consumption is usually the same whether available or illegal for use.

2 years ago
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