Retailers Optimistic Higher consumer confidence combined with price cuts have retailers hoping for the best holiday shopping season in years. Some analysts project solid sales, including Mark Zandi, co-founder and chief economist of Economy.com. NPR's Liane Hansen speaks with Zandi.

Retailers Optimistic About Holiday Sales

Retailers Optimistic About Holiday Sales

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Higher consumer confidence combined with price cuts have retailers hoping for the best holiday shopping season in years. Some analysts project solid sales, including Mark Zandi, co-founder and chief economist of Economy.com. NPR's Liane Hansen speaks with Zandi.