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  • Chris G. Christopher, an economist at IHS Global Insight, agreed that consumers appear to be ready to spend more as long as problems with the weather, rising gas prices and other obstacles don't linger.

    With a GDP record, 'economy is back' →

  • "The shock of higher and rising gasoline prices is wearing off on the consumer, and they have bounced back," he said. "Consumer momentum has been building up over the last couple of quarters of 2010, and we expect that to spill over into 2011."

    With a GDP record, 'economy is back' →

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