Notice the chart.
American consumers are behaving exactly like the Chinese consumers in the article I just posted. Human beings react to uncertainty the same all over the world. They become cautious.
Danielle DiMartino Booth of Quill Intelligence..
‘Spending cuts exceeded income gains in March, generating a moonshot for personal savings; the backlog of unemployment filings signals a sustained improvement in consumption will elude absent a labor market recovery as unapproved claimants are deprived of any income.’
Jeff W, guest blog