Dec 12, 2012 What economists like to give (and get) as Christmas gifts. Spoiler alert: economists don’t think like the rest of us.
Dec 27, 2011 Two surveys out today have spenders and scholars upbeat about the health of the U.S. economy, for now at least.
Dec 26, 2011 Two families, from two different economic backgrounds, on how they spent one of the biggest holidays of the year.
Dec 26, 2011 Ten percent to 15 percent of holiday sales occur in the week after Christmas. Discounting is deep this year.
Dec 26, 2011 In volatile times, traders become extra sensitive to news or rumors that could put them on the wrong side of a trade...even when the markets are closed for Christmas.
Dec 23, 2011 The NFL has its Thanksgiving tradition, and the NBA has Christmas. Ever wonder why?
Dec 22, 2011 Austerity is the rule as many European nations deal with the continent’s debt crisis. Germany is doing relatively well.
Dec 22, 2011 The country's biggest electronics chain is saying that "overwhelming demand for some products" could mean a late Christmas for some.
Dec 15, 2011 Consumers will almost $6 billion dollars on holiday decorations this year - the most in seven years - according to new data from the National Retail Federation