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State Of The Economy

May payroll employment increases (+175,000); jobless rate essentially unchanged (7.6%) — Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 175,000 in May, and the unemployment rate was essentially unchanged at 7.6 percent. Employment rose in professional and business services, food services and drinking places, and retail trade. Productivity grows 0.5% in 1st quarter 2013 (annual rate); unit […]