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Saturday, April 19, 2014

LIA Chief Economist on the GDP Growth and Jobless Claims

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Stement from LIA Chief Economisy on GDP Growth and Jobless Claims

 

"Today's news on GDP growth, which was particularly robust during the last half of 2013, provides reassuring evidence that the economy continues to gain strength.  And although jobless claims were up, they remained at a level consistent with moderate jobs growth," said John Rizzo, LIA Chief Economist.