Construction Leader Joseph Natarelli and Chief Economist Anirban Basu wrote about the economic implications of hurricanes and other natural disasters for the Sept./Oct. issue of Construction Accounting & Taxation.
Construction Accounting & Taxation
By Joseph Natarelli, National Construction Industry Group Leader
Anirban Basu, Chief Construction Economist
We call these disasters for a reason – humans, livestock, pets, and the built environment suffer, often massively. The irony is that the subsequent rebuilding effort creates economic opportunities for various types of service providers, including those in construction.