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  • earlier this year when China was under lock down because of the coronavirus, this phrase started trending on the Chinese Internet food shelf for yourself.

  • It s so what does Provenge spending mean?

  • And why did it start trending in Chinese?

  • Using revenge before a verb is quite common.

  • For example, revenge dating all flashing lien.

  • I means going on a tinder spree after you've been done revenge.

  • Eating all full Xinjiang shoe is what happens after you come off a diet and you end up been cheating everything in front of you.

  • So you might be able to guess what revenge spending is in this context.

  • The revenge is not literal.

  • You're not necessarily getting back at someone or something per se.

  • Rather, it's irrational overcompensation for something so back to revenge spending.

  • The phrase actually dates back to the 19 eighties, when there was a surgeon spending after China's economy opened up.

  • It was a reaction to years of abject poverty and economic paralysis.

  • Finally, people had money to spend and demand for luxury goods spiked.

  • This year, revenge spending is resurfacing in another context.

  • The coronavirus.

  • It's specifically referring to post quarantine shopping sprees after a lock down.

  • China started reopening its economy in March.

  • The belief was that choppers would come out of quarantine and over compensate for months of boredom by making more purchases than normal, with or without rationality like these guys.

  • E revenge spending already started trending in February, when China was in the middle of its coronavirus battle and peaked on March 5th, when the economy started reopening.

  • When locked down restrictions in China were eased in early April, long lines could be seen at popular tourist destinations.

  • Government started giving away vouchers to encourage spending, and this German shop in Guangzhou made 2.7 million in sales.

  • When it reopened on April 11th, Tatler reported this to be the highest revenue made in a single day for a boutique in China.

  • So are most people revenge.

  • Spending way went to the streets of some high to find out evil.

  • Can Mala Mala bomb you four hole you are.

  • So while revenge spending might be trending online in real life, the response is mixed.

  • According to one survey conducted by a Chinese consulting company, most people would rather make and save money than spend.

  • Most people simply can't afford to spend these households that their income would shrink in 2020.

  • So while revenge spending is a buzzword on the Chinese Internet, it seems like it's just a trend for the people who can afford it.

earlier this year when China was under lock down because of the coronavirus, this phrase started trending on the Chinese Internet food shelf for yourself.

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Why People Went on Shopping Sprees After Quarantine - The Internet Explained (E4)

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    林宜悉   posted on 2020/10/27
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