Brusuelas on Retail Sales, Empire Manufacturing

July 16 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg economist Joseph Brusuelas discusses data on U.S. retail sales and manufacturing in the New York region. Retail sales fell 0.5 percent in June, following a 0.2 percent decrease the previous month. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s general economic index rose to 7.4 from 2.3 in June. (Brusuelas is a Bloomberg economist. The opinions expressed are his own. Source: Bloomberg)

Poll Finds Americans Back Higher Gas Tax to Fix Roads
05:23 - Bloomberg’s Mark Niquette discusses why a narrow majority of Americans would support an increase in the federal gas tax to help fix crumbling roads and bridges in their own states. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Gura on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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