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Wholesale prices jump by 1.7 percent

...up after months of being quite 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...

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

...losses this year were not 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...

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

...With inventories swinging 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...

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

...recent weeks. "The main message 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...

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

...but it didn't wow them 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...

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

...Indicators are showing some 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...

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

...the big job cuts are behind us. 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...

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

...made shoppers feel more inclined 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...

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

...track for a revival. "There are 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/28/bus_377074.shtml
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Wholesale costs record flukey surge

...Reserve was about to raise interest rates. "There is nothing here for the Fed to get excited about," said economist Ken Mayland of KeyCorp in Cleveland. Producer prices also increased substantially in December, by 0.4 percent, but that was...

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