‘Tis the season – for shopping and giving. Black Friday, Cyber Monday, last-minute gift buying and end of the year donations: what consumer holiday spending and charitable giving trends tell us about the strength of the nation’s economy.

Guests

  • Scott Krugman Vice President, National Retail Federation.
  • Stacy Palmer Editor - The Chronicle of Philanthropy.
  • Karen Dynan Vice President and co-director for economics at the Brookings Institution.
  • Greg Ip U.S. economics editor, "The Economist"

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

The Big Business Of Looted Antiquities

Wednesday, Aug 24 2016Instability in the Middle East and North Africa has fueled a boom in looted antiquities. New efforts to stem the tide include monitoring archaeological sites from space. The fight to preserve the world's cultural heritage sites.