Confidence slowly climbing back

Hogsett, Don
January 2002
Home Textiles Today;01/7/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 18, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on an increase in consumer confidence in the United States in December 2001. Comparison with year-ago figures; Rise in consumers' plans to buy cars and homes; Decline in consumer buying plans for major appliances; Plateau being reached by the deterioration in economic conditions; Impact of the employment outlook on consumer spending; Increase in the number of consumers who expect an improvement in business conditions.


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