Hard times? Can't afford the price? Try bargaining
The Research Group, a market research firm, say 72% of American consumers have haggled in the past four months, compared with 56% a year earlier.
Does it work? James Gordon went onto the streets of New York to find a bargain.
First on his shopping list was a new pair of socks.
Roger Hearing asked Professor Richard Zeckhauser of Harvard's business school, whether haggling was beneficial to a struggling economy.
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