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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 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
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 consumer spending slips in December as auto sales weaken

...reported Friday. That surge helped drive overall economic growth of 2.6 percent, as roughly 70 percent of gross domestic product stems from consumer activity.Adjusting for inflation, consumer spending during all of 2014 increased 2.5...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-02/us-consumer-spending-slips
Economic growth slows, but signs are pointing up

...economic activity during the quarter.One trend to watch in 2015 is what happens with imports, which subtract from gross domestic product, the sum of U.S. goods and services. Europe's ongoing debt crisis and the strengthening U.S. economy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-30/economic-growth-slows-sign
Almost half of US households exhaust salaries on annual expenses

...past seven years.The unemployment rate has plunged to 5.6 percent from 6.7 percent over the past year. Gross domestic product surged at an annual pace of 4.8 percent in second and third quarters of 2014, with growth projected to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-29/almost-half-us-households-
Economists predict good year for Georgia, Augusta

...second year that the state outpaced the nation.Ayers said he thinks Geo rgia will have 3.3 percent growth to gross domestic product and 2.4 percent growth in the number of new jobs. The state's unemployment rate will drop to 6.2 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-15/economists-predict-good-ye
Detente between United States and Cuba mainly is good for Americans

...States and Cuba, even if encumbered with quotas, tariffs and excise taxes. This can lead to increases in the gross domestic product of each nation. And this must be the principal justification for lifting the embargo.That's not the explanation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-10/d-tente-between-
In spite of itself

...weren't constantly yanking the rug out from under the feet of American businesses.And of course the recent gross domestic product report leaves out the many lingering problems. America still is reeling from the housing bust. Legions of workers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-06/spite-itself