Is the Economy Really That Weak? Soaring oil prices, low dollar, tumbling stock prices, but by some measures the economy remains strong. We examine the long-term outlook as well as holiday sales predictions?
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Is the Economy Really That Weak?

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Is the Economy Really That Weak?

Is the Economy Really That Weak?

Is the Economy Really That Weak?

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Soaring oil prices, low dollar, tumbling stock prices, but by some measures, the economy remains strong. So what is the long-term outlook and how will holiday sales be impacted? Boston-based exporter Rob Potash and Mortgage broker Ernie Gonnelly share divergent experiences with the economy.