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Jobs remain competitive in Augusta for new graduates

...the country as a whole for the second straight year," Humphreys said in an e-mail. "Job growth and GDP (gross domestic product) growth will exceed their long-term average growth rates. That's the first time that will have occurred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-05-15/jobs-remain
Trade deficit reaches 6-year high of $51.4 billion

...economy's anemic growth in the January-March quarter. It could even force the government to further revise its gross domestic product estimate for the quarter, possibly into negative territory.Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-05/treade-deficit-reaches-6-y
Dahlberg: Manny Pacquiao's camp deceived fans by hiding his injury

...This was the richest fight ever, a boxing match so big that the fighters were getting paydays that rivaled the gross domestic product of some developing countries.This was a fight so hugely anticipated that it demanded the best of both fighters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-05/dahlberg-manny-pacqu
US construction spending drops 0.6 percent in March

...warmer weather boosts activity.The government reported Wednesday that the overall economy, as measured by the gross domestic product, grew at a meager annual rate of 0.2 percent in the January-March quarter.The weakness stemmed in large...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-01/us-construction-spending-d
Spring awakening: US consumer spending rose in March

...from 5.7 percent in February.The government reported Wednesday that the overall economy, as measured by the gross domestic product, slowed sharply in the first three months of the year. GDP grew at an annual rate of 0.2 percent, down from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-30/spring-awakening-us-consum
US economy ekes out 0.2 percent growth rate in first quarter

...the fourth quarter.The government's first look at economic growth for the first quarter, as measured by the gross domestic product, came as the Federal Reserve wrapped up two days of discussions on interest rate policies. While the economy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-29/us-economy-ekes-out-02-per
US manufacturing slows as orders and hiring weaken

...still positive," said Holcomb, adding that "every (sector) gets weighted relative to their contribution" to gross domestic product.Multiple other reports show that manufacturing has downshifted in recent months.Orders for long-lasting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-01/us-manufacturing-slows-ord
Gauge of US economy up modest 0.2 percent in February

...hours and the index for new orders tracked by the Institute for Supply Management.Growth, as measured by the gross domestic product, slowed to an annual rate of just 2.2 percent in the October-December quarter with many economists expecting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-19/gauge-us-economy-modest-02
US economic growth in fourth quarter revised down to 2.2 percent

...stockpiling and a bigger trade deficit.The Commerce Depart ment said Friday that the economy as measured by the gross domestic product grew at an annual rate of 2.2 percent in the October-December quarter, weaker than the 2.6 percent first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-27/us-economic-growth-fourth-
US economic growth rate unrevised at 2.2 percent in Q4

...should boost consumer spending.The Commerce Department said Friday that the overall economy, as measured by the gross domestic product, grew at an annual rate of 2.2 percent in the October-December period - an estimate that was unchanged from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-27/us-economic-growth-rate-un