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November 29, 1984


Productivity slips in US after a two-year climb

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American business productivity declined at an annual rate of 0.7 percent in the third quarter of the year after rising for two straight years, the Labor Department said Wednesday, revising a report one month ago that productivity had neither risen nor fallen during the July-September quarter.