CivicScience Launches New Research to Monitor Effects of Trade Policy
Always-On Study Will Gauge Tariff Concerns and Spending Impact Among U.S. Consumers
PITTSBURGH - Sept. 5, 2019 - PRLog -- CivicScience, the next-generation survey research company, today announced the launch of a real-time tracking study aimed at measuring and analyzing U.S. consumers' concerns and changing spending habits resulting from evolving U.S. trade policies and tariffs. The CivicScience Tariff Monitor™ will gauge not only changes in consumer attitudes and behaviors over time, but diagnose which consumer segments, categories, and even brands are most affected.
"There's no topic we're asked about more today than the impact of tariff policies among American consumers," said CivicScience CEO John Dick. "With the critical holiday shopping season fast approaching, keeping a vigilant eye on this issue is more critical than ever."
CivicScience has been tracking tariff concerns and spending implications among U.S. adults on a daily basis since early June. Today, the company released the first of what will be an ongoing series of monthly public reports on these topics.
Findings from the August Tariff Monitor data include:
"Few issues affect a broader array of industries,"
The initial report and future installments can be found in their entirety on the CivicScience website at http:/civicscience.com/