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The Economics Of Thanksgiving 201404:08

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Gas isn’t the only thing that’s cheaper this Thanksgiving. Turkey is too, along with its companions, stuffing and cranberries.

NPR’s Senior Business Editor Marilyn Geewax tells Here & Now’s Peter O’Dowd that this Thanksgiving, the food is generally cheaper, flights are still pricey and shopping the day after the feast – and even the day of – is expected to be robust.


This segment aired on November 24, 2014.

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