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Consumer spending accelerated to an annual rate of 2.9 percent in the first quarter. The strength came from a second robust quarter of growth in auto and retail purchases.
U.S. economic growth slows but pace ‘sustainable’
Economy » The mixed signals continue to muddy the water, raising fears, shrugs.
THE New York Times
First Published Apr 27 2012 10:18 am • Last Updated Apr 27 2012 05:02 pm
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