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durable goods

[¦du̇r·ə·bəl ′gu̇dz]
(engineering)
Products whose usefulness continues for a number of years and that are not consumed or destroyed in a single usage. Also known as durables; hard goods.
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The policy stance could, over time, also provide substantial support to the economy indirectly, by mitigating the likely driving forces behind the diminished interest-rate sensitivity of durable goods spending.
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If you have a slant it's toward durables, and that is good news because durable goods jobs pay more and have more benefits and what have you,'' said Jack Kyser, chief economist for the nonprofit corporation.
From both a theoretical and empirical standpoint, the significance of durable goods as consumption and portfolio items, should be apparent.
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The government said durable goods orders, a measure.
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Durable goods orders jumped to record levels in May, but the increase was mainly the result of aircraft sales and several analysts said they still do not expect a rise in interest rates next week.
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