Holiday Shopping and the Economy

Holiday Shopping and the Economy

Black Friday comes early this year as some retailers open their doors Thanksgiving night in hopes of cashing in. Holiday spending and what it could mean for the economy.

Black Friday comes early this year as some retailers open their doors Thanksgiving night in hopes of cashing in. Holiday spending and what it could mean for the economy.

Guests

James Roberts

professor of marketing and W.A. Mays Professor of Entrepreneurship at Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business, and author of "Shiny Objects: Why We Spend Money We Don't Have in Search of Happiness We Can't Buy"

Ylan Mui

Washington Post's consumer reporter

Mark Zandi

chief economist of Moody's Analytics and author of "Financial Shock" and the forthcoming book, "Paying the Price."

Ellen Davis

Vice President of the National Retail Federation

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