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Health researchers have complained that advertising to children has a link to the rising obesity rates in the world. Policies have been implemented to stop this but the advertising industry isnt giving in easily.

Check out the rest of the controversy below:

This is for a UOttawa class (CMN3165) with Professor Strangelove.

Sources:
McDonald’s Corporation Annual Report 2009

Government of Canada. (Last updated October 1st, 2010). Mission Statement. Canadian Radio-
Television and Telecommunications Commission. Retrieved from
http://www.crtc.gc.ca/eng/home-accuei… (October 2nd, 2010).

Government of Canada. (Last updated August, 6th, 2010). Content of Advertisements: Children’s
Advertsising, Ad clearance. Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications.
Retrieved from http://www.crtc.gc.ca/eng/info_sht/b3… (October 3rd, 2010).

Courtesy of Le Conseil des normes de la publicite.(© Copyright 1996-2009 Rice Wine
Communications, Inc.) Consumer Protection Act — Quebec. Ad Regulations. Retrieved from http://www.pubzone.com/fc/child-que/i… (October 5th, 2010).

Advertising Standards Canada. The Canadian Code of Advertising Standards.
http://www.adstandards.com/en/Standar…
(October 3rd, 2010).

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http://www.bnet.com/blog/advertising-…
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/artic…
http://www.bnet.com/blog/advertising-…
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fast_foo…
http://www.aeaweb.org/annual_mtg_pape…
http://www.entrepreneur.com/tradejour…

All commercials are from YouTube.

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