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Has the stock market crash reduced consumer spending?

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  • C. Alan Garner
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    Some forecasters expected that the October 1987 stock market collapse would seriously lower GNP growth by curtailing consumer spending. After declining in October, however, consumer spending has grown moderately. This relatively small effect is consistent with empirical studies showing that the stock market has only a modest impact on consumer spending.

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    Article provided by Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City in its journal Economic Review.

    Volume (Year): (1988)
    Issue (Month): Apr ()
    Pages: 3-16

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    Handle: RePEc:fip:fedker:y:1988:i:apr:p:3-16:n:v.73no.4

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    Keywords: Stock market ; Consumption (Economics) ; Consumer behavior;

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    1. Ritab Al-Khouri & Abdulkhader Abdallah, 2012. "Market liberalization and volatility of returns in emerging markets: The case of Qatar Exchange (QSC)," International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 5(2), pages 106-115, June.

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