Economy Watch Weekly: Consumer Spending Increases, But for How Long?

Retail sales are up so far this year, but can consumers sustain the increased pace of spending on retail goods? Economy editor Dees Stribling weighs in for the week ending Feb. 19. http://internal.cpexecutive.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/EconomyWatchPodcast-2.23.16.mp3 Tags: Census Bureau, Consumer Sentiment Index, consumer spending, deliquency, e-commerce, Federal Reserve, household debt, retail property, wages

CPERadioRetail sales are up so far this year, but can consumers sustain the increased pace of spending on retail goods? Economy editor Dees Stribling weighs in for the week ending Feb. 19.