Consumers continue to tighten their belts rather than spending at stores. What’s driving consumer behavior and how it affects the prospect for economic recovery in the U.S.
- Douglas Holtz-Eakin President of the American Action Forum, chief economist and director of the Congressional Budget Office from 2003 to 2006.
- Robert Reich Professor of public policy, University of California, Berkeley, and former secretary of labor under President Clinton.
- Sudeep Reddy Economics reporter, Wall Street Journal.
- Josh Bivens Economist, Economic Policy Institute.