August 11, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)
Output, hours, and productivity in the second quarter of 2011
|Measure||Nonfarm business||Total manufacturing||Durable manufacturing||Nondurable manufacturing|
These data are featured in the TED article, Output, hours, and productivity in the second quarter of 2011.
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