Government policy, regulation and competition law all aim to make a positive difference for consumers, and are afterwards judged by whether consumers actually benefited. Improving consumer outcomes is what gives policy its focus. Our common understanding of what constitutes a consumer benefit – how we define consumer outcomes – is therefore a crucial element in policymaking, regulation and competition law.Download
Price, quantity, quality, innovation and choice have been the main ways we measure consumer outcomes. It’s time, says TIM HOGG, to widen the scope to holistic outcomes, including relationships, fairness, truth and privacy – in the ‘sociology of technology’.
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