| February 2022 Earnest Research Spend Index
Earnest Research Spend Index (ERSI) reaccelerated from January, recovering from two months of consecutive
| January 2022 Earnest Research Spend Index
Earnest Research Spend Index (ERSI) growth remained above year-ago levels but decelerated for the
| Airbnb, #1 Among OTAs & Hotels
As consumers begin to travel once again, Airbnb has maintained its stronghold in the
| Travel’s Roadmap to Recovery
As summer begins, is travel poised to recover from its near-death experience last year?
| The (Un)Vaccinated Consumer
How local economies are responding to the vaccine rollouts.
| Rental Car Prices Revving Up
With U.S. COVID cases receding and travel increasing once more, rental car firms are
| The COVID Consumer, One Year Later
As we pass the anniversary of the start of the pandemic, we examined how
| Let it Snow!
Following yesterday’s influx of snow in the Northeastern U.S. our thoughts have turned to
| Airbnb’s S-1: A COVID Threat or Opportunity?
Ahead of Airbnb's IPO, we reviewed the company's S-1 against our spend data.
| COVID’s Urban Exodus
With foot traffic data, we analyzed migration patterns in and out of large cities.
| Airbnb Takes Market Share
With Airbnb filing privately ahead of their expected IPO, we looked at how they’ve
| Leaving Las Vegas: Foot Traffic on and off the Strip
Analyzing the road to recovery for casinos on and off The Strip.
| Coronavirus is Changing How We Spend Money. Part 2.
Coronavirus is impacting consumer spend across travel, grocery, food delivery, restaurant and e-commerce verticals.
| Coronavirus is Changing How We Spend Money.
How is Coronavirus impacting consumer spending, including travel, restaurants, grocers, food delivery and more?