Not This Time

Condon, Bernard; Fisher, Daniel
October 2008
Forbes Asia;10/13/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 17, p22
The article focuses on the effect of the U.S. economic depression to the American consumers. According to the article, most consumers are likely to move away from spending much in response to the country's economic downturn especially home values are falling, the stock market is in downside condition and the credit contraction have affected the U.S. Moreover, it cites on the quandary of economists of the present situation.


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