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Figures Confirm Economic Slowdown in Fourth Quarter

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Figures Confirm Economic Slowdown in Fourth Quarter

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Figures Confirm Economic Slowdown in Fourth Quarter

Figures Confirm Economic Slowdown in Fourth Quarter

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The government says the nation's gross domestic product grew just 0.7 percent during the last quarter of 2002, a steep decline from the 4.2-percent growth during the preceding three months. NPR's Bob Edwards talks to NPR's Jim Zarroli.