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A program of the Economic and Public Policy Research Group at the UMass Donahue Institute
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Current and Leading Indexes


A strong state economic recovery appears well underway

In the first quarter of 2021, Massachusetts real gross domestic product (GDP) increased at a 11.3 percent annualized rate of growth, according to MassBenchmarks, while U.S. GDP increased at a 6.4 percent rate according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). In the fourth quarter of last year, the Massachusetts economy expanded at a 4.7 percent rate while U.S. GDP increased at a 4.3 percent rate according to the BEA.

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