Economic Outlook Through Rose-Colored Accessories

By: Jessica Marcel - Published: Oct 4, 2009 • References: ties-necktie & abcnews.go
Apparently you can judge how close we are to getting out of the recession by what’s around people’s necks. Wait, that came out wrong.

Pink neckties are an economic indicator, according to the people who are supposed to know these things.

"Men and women wear bright colors when they feel confident, and drab beige colors when they feel bad," Robert Allsbrook told

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