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Economic forecast 2021

NRF forecasts that retail sales during 2021 will increase to more than $4.44 trillion as more individuals continue to get vaccinated and the economy reopens.


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Monthly Economic Review: June 2021
‘Satellite Account’ could better track retail’s economic contribution.
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NRF Chief Economist Says 'Satellite Account' Would Better Measure Retail Performance
NRF Chief Economist Jack Kleinhenz says federal agencies should create a "satellite account" to better measure retail.
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Retail Holiday and Seasonal Trends
Consumer spending data for retail holidays throughout the year.
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