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FILE - In this June 11, 2020 file photo, workers on scaffolding lay blocks on one of the larger buildings at a development site where various residential units and commercial sites are under construction. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)
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AP News
August 14, 2020 - 9:56 am
U.S. productivity rose at a 7.3% rate in the second quarter as the number of hours worked fell by nearly half.
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July 24, 2020 - 1:04 pm
US new home sales jump 13.8% in June
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Shoppers pass through an affluent shopping district in Beijing on Tuesday, July 14, 2020.
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AP News
July 15, 2020 - 11:42 pm
China's economy grows 3.2% as virus lockdowns lifted
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FILE - In this Saturday, May 16, 2020, file photo, Glen Buhlmann, lower left, fills out a job application during a walk- and drive-up job fair in Seattle for clothing maker Outdoor Research's new line of face masks and other personal protection equipment
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AP News
July 02, 2020 - 12:41 pm
Jobless rate falls to 11%, but new shutdowns underway
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WRVA News
June 08, 2020 - 5:05 pm
Employment beginning to rebound according to new survey
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FILE - In this March 3, 2020 file photo, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell pauses during a news conference in Washington.
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AP News
May 13, 2020 - 4:48 pm
Powell warns of a possible sustained recession from pandemic
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December 04, 2018 - 6:02 pm
By STAN CHOE , AP Business Writer Eds: With BC-Financial Markets. With AP Photos. NEW YORK (AP) — One of the most reliable warning signals for a recession just got a bit brighter. The signal is called the "yield curve," and it shows how the bond market is feeling about the U.S. economy's long-term...
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