Cleanliness Consumption and the Rebound Effect of Energy Efficiency

The technological means of doing the laundry have been substantially transformed over the past 200 years (cf. Giedion, 1948; Hardyment, 1988; Strasser, 2000[1982]; cf. Chapter 4). At the beginning of the twentieth century, not even one out of ten U.S. families possessed a washing machine, while prac...

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Main Author: Woersdorfer, Julia Sophie
Format: Book Chapter
Language: English
Place of publication: Routledge 2017
published in: The Evolution of Household Technology and Consumer Behavior, 1800-2000 pp. 199 - 223
Data of publication: 2017
ISBN: 1848935951
EISBN: 9781315203799
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: available in Bonn?
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