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State economic growth slows in Q1

In the first quarter of 2024, Massachusetts real gross state product (GDP) increased at an annual rate of 1.8 percent, according to MassBenchmarks, while U.S. GDP increased at an annual rate of 1.6 percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). According to the BEA, in the fourth quarter of last year, Massachusetts GDP grew at an annual rate of 3.0 percent while U.S. GDP grew at a 3.4 percent rate.

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