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Low section view of a woman carrying a shopping bag in a shopping mall
Wednesday, Apr. 14, 2010

Open quoteConsumers are coming out of their shells despite a very weak labor market. [They have] emerged from the financial crisis with fewer scars than we had feared.Close quote

  • an economist at Nomura Securities, after it was reported on Wednesday that retail sales rose for the third straight month in March
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