The Washington Post

Remember that whole government shutdown? Turns out retail sales were great in October.

  • Neil Irwin
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  • Nov 20, 2013
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Our emotions about the economy are a lot more volatile than our behavior.

  • Neil Irwin
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  • Oct 29, 2013
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Home prices are way up. So is consumer confidence, and the stock market. So are happy days really here again?

  • Neil Irwin
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  • May 28, 2013
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First consumers. Now businesses. What confidence surveys are telling us about the fiscal cliff.

  • Neil Irwin
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  • Dec 11, 2012
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