U.K. Spending `Spike' Seen on Royal Birth

July 23 (Bloomberg) -- Joshua Bamfield, director at the Centre for Retail Research, talks about the possible economic impact of the birth of Prince William and Kate Middleton's child on the U.K. economy. He speaks with Mark Barton and Ryan Chilcote on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

Is Black Friday Fading to Grey?
35:27 - Huw McKay, senior international economist at Westpac, discusses the prospects for black Friday as consumer confidence declines. He speaks to Bloomberg's Angie Lau on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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