Economy Weighs on Shoppers in Final Holiday Weekend


Pedestrians take pictures of Bloomingdale's Christmas window displays... News PhotoBloomingdales,Christmas,Christmas Present,Crowded,Customer,East,Economy,Gift,Horizontal,New York City,North America,Pedestrian,Photography,Retail,Retail Display,Shopping,Sidewalk,Store,Store Window,The Americas,USA,WindowPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergPedestrians take pictures of Bloomingdale's Christmas window displays on a crowded sidewalk 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