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'Taylor Swift Is an Economic Phenomenon': CE's Q1 2024 Economic Update and Forecast

By Grace Calengor
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On March 27, Construction Executive presented its "2024 Q1 Economic Update and Forecast," hosted by ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu. If you...
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Shipping News: The Rise of the Ecommerce Warehouse

By Christie Chapman
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Among the various lessons that COVID-19 delivered to the construction industry, one seems to have particular staying power: When life hands ...
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What Will the 2024 Economy Look Like?

By Grace Calengor
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CE just wrapped its final Economic Update and Forecast for the year, which revealed some interesting 2023 insights and 2024 projections. Ho...
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What Will the 2024 Economy Look Like?

By Grace Calengor
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CE just wrapped its "2024 Economic Update and Forecast" webinar, which revealed some interesting insights for 2023 and projections for next ...
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Here Comes the [Building Sector] Boom

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When the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released new jobs data in August, the numbers painted a rosy portrait for the current state of cons...
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CE's Q3 Economic Update and Forecast: Reasons to Celebrate and Worry

By Grace Calengor
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The construction market seems to be holding strong—for now, as ABC’s chief economist Anirban Basu exhibited in “Construction Executive’s 202...
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What Do NFTs Have to Do With the Construction Industry?

By Ryan C. Robinson
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In recent years, the rise and fall of blockchain technology, nonfungible tokens (NFTs) and cryptocurrencies has been a popular topic of conv...
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Renting Your Construction Equipment Could Minimize Your Economic Risk

By Chris Johnson
July 27, 2023
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CE’s Mid-Year Economic Forecast: It Will Get Worse Before It Gets Better

By Grace Calengor
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According to ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu, the economic outlook for both the construction industry and the overall national economy—whil...
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Nonresidential Construction Spending Increases by 0.7% in March 2023

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National nonresidential construction spending increased by 0.7% in March, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of da...
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