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2009-08-11 10:02:01

The U.S. Labor Department said non-farm productivity shot up in the second quarter, as work hours continued to fall faster than output. Productivity gained 6.4 percent on an annual basis in the non-farm business sector, the sharpest gain since the third quarter of 2003.

2009-03-05 10:23:39

Fourth-quarter U.S. productivity figures were revised sharply downward Thursday, the U.S.

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