Because the people in red and blue states prefer the same Halloween candy, we have one holiday that unites us.
Because of the coronavirus impact, consumer spending has shifted away from many of the goods and services we normally buy.
While we know that GDP can influence an election, economists also ask whether the results of the election will affect the GDP.
Looking at our Halloween spending, we can compare the candy that red and blue states prefer and then see what else we buy.
Finding out what we eat, what we waste, and what we spend on our food can depend on the decade we look at and when we were born.
Even influencing the kind of car we decide to buy, weather economics can have a surprising impact on the decisions we make as consumers.
For reasons that range from feminism to technology to urbanization, living alone in the United States has become increasingly typical.