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Economic Impact of COVID-19 and Construction

Economic Impact of COVID-19 and Construction: The expert panel of Alex Carrick, Chief Economist, ConstructConnect; Ken Simonson, Chief Economist, AGC of America; and Kermit Baker, Hon. AIA, Chief Economist, AIA, will discuss how COVID-19 already is disrupting construction projects, labor, business decisions, and the supply chain. They’ll also dig into the long-term impact of the COVID-19 crisis and how it is roiling the U.S. and world economies.

Dodge Study Indicates Contractors Expect Worst COVID-19 Effects to Hit in the Next Three Months

To better understand the degree of impact of COVID-19 on the construction industry, Dodge Data & Analytics conducted a survey of 172 contractors across the U.S. from March 19 to March 31. The results of that study, published in the Keeping Business Going in a Time of Crisis: Findings from the Dodge Contractor Panel Study on Contractors’ State of Business During the COVID-19 Outbreak white paper, reveals that most contractors are feeling at least some impact.