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Shoppers Panic in a Sea of Choice

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Shoppers Panic in a Sea of Choice

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Shoppers Panic in a Sea of Choice

Shoppers Panic in a Sea of Choice

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Procrastinators are under pressure Wednesday as they hit the stores for last-minute holiday gifts. Barry Schwartz, author of The Paradox of Choice: Why More is Less, says the proliferation of consumer goods can trigger anxiety attacks in shoppers. NPR's Bob Edwards talks with Schwartz.