M​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‌‌‌‍‍​ain question: How are children/youth negatively impacted by conspicuous consumption? 

Questions to consider: Where do we see this? How does it begin? Why does it happen? Are adults an influence? 

How do celebrities influence this? 

What role does social media play in this? Does it lead to bullying? Does brand flashing boost social status? 

Think about this: Dive into this writing trying to get to the bottom of why our society is so materialistic, with teens​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‌‌‌‍‍​ going to school with thousand-dollar clothing/jewelry. 

Think about how artists/rappers/celebrities have had an impact on the younger generation making the youth want to own what they see on tv, whether it’s the newest sneakers or hats. Nowadays most people want to fit in, must you look like you come from the high class in order to be able to fit in. Speak on the negative impacts of conspicuous consumption amongst teens and children and how it transitions into adult life​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‌‌‌‍‍​.

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