News Archive

Category
Month, Year

Willingness to Spend Rebounds: NY Index Approaches Nation’s

Wednesday, September 3, 2008

Willingness to Spend Rebounds: NY Index Approaches Nation’s
Home Buying Plans Highest since September ‘07
Future Outlook Brightens for Most; Upstate Lags
Lower Gas Prices Ease Consumer Burden


Half of NYers Describe State Fiscal Condition as Poor

Monday, August 18, 2008

Half of NYers Describe State Fiscal Condition as Poor
Special Session Priority: Voters Equally Divided Among
Job Creation, Property Taxes and Budget Deficit
As Paterson’s Rating with Voters Continues to Edge Up, Two-thirds
Agree with Governor This Is Worst Fiscal Condition Since 1970’s


Financial Impact of Gas and Food Prices Rises

Wednesday, August 6, 2008

Financial Impact of Gas and Food Prices Rises
2/3’s Brace for Grocery Hikes; 44% Expect Fuel Costs to Increase
Winter Heating Cost Worries Arrive Early


82% of NY’ers – “World Conditions Have Worsened”

Friday, August 1, 2008

82% of NY’ers – “World Conditions Have Worsened”
Majority Support Iraq Withdrawal, Talks with Iran, Off-Shore
Drilling, Relations with Cuba
McCain vs. Obama: Supporters Live in Different Worlds


Statewide Consumer Confidence Up a Tick; NY Lags Behind Nation

Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Statewide Consumer Confidence Up a Tick; NY Lags Behind Nation
Auto Buying Plans at Record Low
Overall Willingness to Spend Drops by 34% from Last Summer