Holiday Shopping Host Bob Edwards talks about the holiday shopping season with Russell Roberts from the Center for the Study of American Business at Washington University. Some retailers do a quarter of their annual sales in the month before Christmas. Roberts says this places a huge burden on the economy and on businesses.
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Holiday Shopping

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Holiday Shopping

Holiday Shopping

Holiday Shopping

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Host Bob Edwards talks about the holiday shopping season with Russell Roberts from the Center for the Study of American Business at Washington University. Some retailers do a quarter of their annual sales in the month before Christmas. Roberts says this places a huge burden on the economy and on businesses.