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U.S. worker productivity rises just 0.7 percent in Q1

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. worker productivity barely grew from January through March after shrinking in the final three months of 2012. Weak productivity growth could prompt employers to hire more if consumers and businesses continue to increase spending.

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By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER

AP Economics Writer

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