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COVID-19, Construction and Regional Economic Recovery: Where are we and where are we headed?
Date: May 6, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm UTC+0
Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Time: 12:00 pm PST
Length: 60 minutes
Speakers:Bernard M. Markstein, Markstein Advisors
ABC Members Only
The fallout from the spread of COVID-19 has had a dramatic impact on the economy and construction. Join ABC in a webinar with Dr. Bernard Markstein, president and chief economist for Markstein Advisors, to examine what the near-term and longer-term outlook is for the economy and construction. How soon will the economy begin to get back on its feet? When will the economy and construction return to pre-COVID-19 health? What will recovery look like in different regions of the country? Dr. Markstein will answer these and other questions. His discussion will include the outlook for various sectors of construction such as lodging, office, retail, education and health care.
Bernard M. Markstein is the president and chief economist for Markstein Advisors, an economic consulting company that provides analysis and forecasts of the national economy and construction activity, including state construction unemployment and workforce analyses for ABC. Dr. Markstein’s experience includes analysis and research in residential and nonresidential construction, housing, real estate, financial markets, macroeconomic issues and regional markets.