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Imbalance Whac-a-mole

14 April 2009 By Martin Hutchinson

The 1.1% drop in March retail sales showed US consumers are filling their piggybanks. The savings rate was 4.2% in February; it should rise further in March and April when stimulus tax cuts kick in. Some economic imbalances are disappearing at last. Pity about the new ones.

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