Economic Roundup, Holiday Season at the Boston Ballet on This Week in Business

Sunday on This Week in Business, Nariman Behravesh, Chief Economist at IHS Global Insight, joined hosts Paul Guzzi and Mike Nikitas to discuss recent national job figures, how the fiscal cliff is burdoning the economy, and what trends to expect in 2013.

In the Briefing Room, Barry Hughson, Executive Director of the Boston Ballet, joined to discuss business during the holiday season and their new production of The Nutcracker. He also discussed how removing or limiting charitable tax deductions would impact the Ballet.

On the Business Beat, NECN’s Peter Howe weighs in on a spike in profits for US banks, Massachusetts’ budget gap, Apple’s decision to bring some manufacturing back to the US, and the new “City Hall To Go.”