Amid Rising Inflation and Slowing Growth, How is the U.S. Consumer Faring?

08 NOV 2022
TOPIC: Regional Analysis

As the holiday shopping season kicks off — against a backdrop of high inflation and slowing economic growth — will consumers continue to remain a bright spot in the U.S. economy? In this episode of Exchanges at Goldman Sachs, Goldman Sachs Research’s David Mericle, chief U.S. economist, Kate McShane, U.S. retail analyst, and Eric Sheridan, U.S. internet sector analyst, discuss the health of the consumer and the implications for economic growth. 

 

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This podcast was recorded on October 31, 2022.
 

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