Learn more about the current state of retail and the role it plays in supporting the U.S. economy, including retail sales, monthly economic reports and more data from the National Retail Federation.
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Monthly Economic Review: August 2023
Economy remained resilient in first half of 2023 but pace is lessening.
Growth in Consumer Spending is Slowing
Consumers are still buying more, but spending growth is slowing as the economy settles down.
Retail Sales Grew Again in June
Retail sales continued to rise in June even as employment grew more slowly, NRF said.