Fed Beige Book paints picture of modest U.S. recovery

07/18/2013 | MarketWatch

Moderate or better growth in U.S. manufacturing, services, consumer spending and residential real estate is noted in the Federal Reserve's latest Beige Book report, indicating sustained economic recovery. However, one weakness was cited in employment, as hiring continues to pick up but with increasing employer reluctance to take on full-time workers.

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