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Sustainability

May’s +2.5 Million Gets the Ball Rolling in U.S. Jobs Recovery

June 5, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

For sure, it’s a good start. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is reporting today, June 5th, that the total number of U.S. jobs in May rose by 2.5 million. And that the unemployment rate, seasonally adjusted (SA), fell to […]


Construction Techniques

How Tech Helps Streamline and Manage Construction Businesses

May 27, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

Ever since it struck at the beginning of 2020, COVID-19 has altered our lives. It has wrecked the economy, shoved millions of people out of a job, and locked us inside our homes. Unfortunately, this novel coronavirus is not expected […]


Sustainability

The Economy Under COVID-19: Notes From the Trenches – May 11, 2020

May 11, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

There are currently two crises underway simultaneously. The advance of the novel coronavirus is taking a terrible toll in terms of physical and emotional well-being. At the same time, job losses resulting from ‘social distancing’ are sending the economy into […]


Sustainability

Weak Velocity of Money & High Savings Rate Save Stock Markets

May 5, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

North America’s four major stock market indices, as shown in Table 1, all recorded strong recent month-to-month performances. They managed double-digit percentage gains from month-end closings in March to month-end closings in April. The appreciations ranged from a low of […]


Sustainability

The Economy Under COVID-19: Notes From the Trenches – May 4, 2020

May 4, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

There are currently two crises underway simultaneously. The advance of the novel coronavirus is taking a terrible toll in terms of physical and emotional well-being. At the same time, job losses resulting from ‘social distancing’ are sending the economy into […]


Construction Processes, Financial, Interaction of Expertise, Sustainability

The Economy Under COVID-19: Notes From the Trenches – April 27, 2020

April 27, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

There are currently two crises underway simultaneously. The advance of the novel coronavirus is taking a terrible toll in terms of physical and emotional well-being. At the same time, job losses resulting from ‘social distancing’ are sending the economy into […]


Construction Processes, Financial, Sustainability

The Economy Under COVID-19: Notes From the Trenches – April 14, 2020

April 14, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

There are currently two crises underway simultaneously. The advance of the novel coronavirus is taking a terrible toll in terms of physical and emotional well-being. At the same time, job losses resulting from ‘social distancing’ are sending the economy into […]


Sustainability

The Economy Under COVID-19: Notes From the Trenches – April 6, 2020

April 6, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

There are currently two crises underway simultaneously. The advance of the novel coronavirus is taking a terrible toll in terms of physical and emotional well-being. At the same time, job losses resulting from ‘social distancing’ are sending the economy into […]


Sustainability

The Economy Under COVID-19: Notes From the Trenches – April 3, 2020

April 3, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

There are currently two crises underway simultaneously. The advance of the novel coronavirus is taking a terrible toll in terms of physical and emotional well-being. At the same time, job losses resulting from ‘social distancing’ are sending the economy into […]


Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise, Sustainability

Boston 1st major US city to order halt on all construction

March 17, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

The city will reassess the situation after the two-week span, Walsh said, adding that shutting down work sites was a difficult decision to make. “Construction is the core of our economy,” he said. Walsh’s announcement calls into question whether other […]