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Wholesale prices jump by 1.7 percent

...well-behaved. "Inflation is not a problem, but a corner has been turned," said Ken Mayland, president of ClearView Economics. "We face a period of still low, but building inflation pressures, which the Fed has plenty of time to nip...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/17/bus_434633.shtml
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Unemployment rate rises nine-year high

...nearly as steep as initially reported. "We've got a long way to go," said economist Ken Mayland, president of ClearView Economics. "But as they say, the longest journey begins with a first step. It looks like we've taken that first step...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/07/bus_377750.shtml
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Business inventories rise in September

...over to now showing increases, a watershed has been reached," declared an optimistic Ken Mayland, president of ClearView Economics. "Inventories will be a major part of the 2004 economy story, along with a capital spending boom and swelling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/18/bus_392818.shtml
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Fewer turn in jobless claims

...here is at least so far there is little contagion effect from Wall Street," said Ken Mayland, the president of ClearView Economics. "The jobless claims figures have been relatively stable. As long as the number is below 350,000 it is generally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/24/bus_140923.shtml
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Hiring increases, unemployment holds steady

...either. "2004 didn't go out like a lion, but it didn't go out like a lamb," said Ken Mayland, president of ClearView Economics. "It went out like a cow: beefy but docile. These aren't great results, but they're not tepid either...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/08/bus_439312.shtml
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Payrolls grow by 262,000 in February

...improvement in the labor market situation but we are nowhere near where we need to be," said Ken Mayland, president of ClearView Economics. The gain of 262,000 jobs in February was stronger than the increase of 225,000 positions that economists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/05/bus_446411.shtml
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New claims for unemployment benefits decline

...Companies are getting more right sized for the current economic conditions," said Ken Mayland, president of ClearView Economics. "But with all the uncertainties, companies are not going to be rehiring with gusto." The nation's unemployment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/10/bus_343919.shtml
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Retail sales rise by 1.8 percent, largest increase in year

...to indulge in March. "Consumers showed a voracious appetite for spending," said Ken Mayland, president of ClearView Economics. The 1.8 percent increase in retail sales, the biggest advance since March last year, followed a brisk 1 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/14/bus_412077.shtml
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Mixed signals show economy's road to recovery is bumpy

...challenges to overcome ... but this gets factories off to a good 2003 start," said Ken Mayland, president of ClearView Economics. A second report from the department, however, showing sales of new, single family homes plunged by 15.1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/28/bus_377074.shtml
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Housing construction plunges in October

...probably maxed out in terms of how much it will contribute to economic growth," said Ken Mayland, president of ClearView Economics. "The housing construction market is in good shape, but September was probably the high-water mark," he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/21/bus_359659.shtml
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