Consumer sentiment and consumer spending
AbstractThis Economic Letter reviews research on whether measures of consumer attitudes improve forecasts of consumer spending.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco in its journal FRBSF Economic Letter.
Volume (Year): (2008)
Issue (Month): jun27 ()
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