Why is consumer confidence so low?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on February 16, 2022

Dr. Perryman evaluates the causes for this concern and how these issues can be addressed. 

What do the latest indicators of consumer confidence and spending indicate for the economy in general?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on February 17, 2020

Consumer spending was up in January and consumer confidence is also high. Dr. Perryman explains how this is helpful.

What could be behind the low levels of consumer confidence?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on July 03, 2017

Consumer confidence has hit its lowest level since the November election. Dr. Perryman says that's telling.

Confidence
Column Published in syndication June 15, 2022

The latest surveys of consumers indicate that, as a whole, we are becoming a less optimistic lot. Because our spending on goods and services normally represents around 70% of the economy, that is a source of some concern (although, strangely, our confidence level and our outlays have not been particularly correlated over time).