Research Paper

The Dangers of Buying Counterfeit Goods: Why College Age Youth Should Avoid Them

3 pages | 780 words

This essay explores the harmful effects of buying counterfeit products, and considers why college age youth should avoid doing so. It discusses the poor quality of fake goods, the exploitation of workers who produce them, and the links between counterfeit goods and organized crime. The essay also looks at the role of the internet and social networking sites in the buying and selling of counterfeit products, and argues that young people should be aware of the risks involved in buying fake goods online.