Downturn unlikely to imitate '90-'91

McIntosh, Jay
March 2001
Furniture/Today;03/05/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 26, p2
Trade Publication
Focuses on developments related to the furniture industry in the United States as of March 5, 2001. Effects of an economic downturn on furniture manufacturers and retailers; Comparison with the industry's experience during the recession of the years 1990 to 1991.


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