ECONOMIC VIEW: Are tax revenues flashing red or green?
Published 03/26/2007, New York Times
At Wal-Mart, whose sales depend on the fortunes of the broad consuming public, sales growth has been sluggish. At Saks, which caters to shoppers with more disposable income, sales growth has been impressive. It's as if these two national retailers are operating in two different economies.Word count: 935