Economists are uncertain why productivity has remained static during a nine year expansion. For the past seven decades, from 1947 through 2017, productivity has turned in average annual gains of 2.1 per cent. But between 2007 through 2017, productivity growth has slowed to about half that pace, with average annual gains of just 1.3 per cent..
At that time my grandparents were living in the log cabin while they built a house across the yard. There was no electricity, running water or modern conveniences to speak of. I vividly remember watching my granddad from the doorway of our cabin while he labored laying cinder blocks for our new home..
1984 1990: I called this period the Tyvek Years I had numerous transcendent experiences conducting high profile federal and state led hazardous waste site investigations and emergency cleanups. It was sometimes very nasty work. The experiences left me wondering how to prevent future al calamities like the ones I was helping to clean up.
Hoopfest: It been a while since I covered the Hoopfest finals but its good to see the team that won the 6 foot and under division the final year I did is still winning. Tom Clouse has the story on all the division winners. Tyler Tjomsland was also at center court and has this photo gallery..
But in recent years, even areas like Anacostia a community that was virtually all black and more often than not poor have seen dramatic increases in property values. The median sales price of a home east of the river for years a no go zone for whites and many blacks was just under $300,000 in 2009, two to three times what it was in the mid ’90s. That still makes it the least expensive part of town, but noteworthy for dramatic change despite still being regarded as unsafe by many west of the Anacostia River..
Add ribbons to create a stunning pattern. Insert the glass. If using a shadow box, add beautiful items such as silk gloves or scrap jewelry. Sixty eight years ago, my Uncle Harry T. Fleet under attack at Pearl Harbor. He, like every other sailor there, went immediately to battle stations.
“I hear the people talking about it, saying we don’t play the good teams and I score so much because of it,” said Raspa, who scored 21 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and blocked six shots in a loss to Severna Park in December. “I still need to prove myself to the critics. I have to prove myself to every basketball player who sees my name at the top of the list.
And Mrs. Frank Page were Friday afternoon callers in the S. H. Some measures of inflation, such as the GDP Deflator, track price changes that affect businesses as well as those that affect consumers. But the Consumer Price Index is supposed to focus on inflation at the consumer level. And the CPI has recorded minimal increases over the past four years.