Thanksgiving is still weeks away, and already the media are predicting a not-so-Merry Christmas for retailers and the U.S. economy. Some journalists have even warned that slower consumer spending could result in economic recession. But gloomy holiday sales reporting is a theme in the media, going back to the 2006 and 2005 Christmas shopping seasons.
Econ 101: What Does a Falling Dollar Mean? 
What changes our exchange rate, and should we worry about it? BMI adviser Gary Wolfram explains.
G: CNN credits airlines for improved on-time performance 
B: NBCs Sunday Night Football pulls eco-publicity stunt 
U: CNNs Your $$$$$ pleads for recession hints 
BMI on TV
Director Dan Gainor discussed businesses going green on Fox Business Network November 6.
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