A blog that covers Politics, finance, economics, and science. Perspective is conservative in the non-social sense, but not dogmatically so. Maintained by the Chief Technology Officer of a large Hedge Fund
Friday, August 12, 2011
Retail Sales Rise 0.5%, The Biggest Gain Since March
US retail sales in July posted their biggest gain since March, tempering fears that the world's largest economy might be slipping back into recession.