Economy Weighs on Shoppers in Final Holiday Weekend


Holiday shoppers walk past a large candy cane Christmas decoration... News PhotoCandy,Christmas,Christmas Present,Consumerism,Customer,Decoration,East,Economy,Gift,Hanging,Horizontal,New York City,North America,Retail,Shopping,Side View,Store,The Americas,USA,WalkingPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergHoliday shoppers walk past a large candy cane Christmas decoration hanging from the side of the Solow Building in New York, U.S., on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012. Holiday shoppers descended on U.S. stores this weekend in a last-minute dash to buy gifts amid concerns about the nation’s economy and the impasse in Washington over taxes and spending. Photographer: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg via Getty Images