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Bay State Economy contracts in Q1, UMass Journal reports

In the first quarter of 2020, based on the best information available today, MassBenchmarks estimates Massachusetts real gross domestic product (GDP) declined at a 6.1 percent annualized rate while U.S. real gross domestic product declined at a 4.8 percent rate according to data released by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) earlier today. In the fourth quarter of 2019, both Massachusetts GDP and U.S. GDP expanded at a 2.1 percent annualized rate.

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