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BHI Weekly Dispatch on RMG: Government workers see increase in purchasing power

The following analysis is from the forthcoming issue of the Beacon Hill Institute's Economic Indicators a quarterly briefing on the state's economy. Across the United States, real average earnings rose 1.9 percent, seasonally adjusted, from December 2009 to December 2010. In Massachusetts, across all sectors, real salaries wages rose 3.9 percent roughly double the national figure. Real salary and wages…

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