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Signals and Signposts

The current and future economy, trends in design and construction, political influence – sometimes we have something to say about topics which may be signs of things to come.

Construction input costs outpace new building PPIs; more price hikes appear imminentEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to...
February 16, 2017
The following article originally appeared in the February newsletter to clients of Kiley Advisors, now a part of FMI Corporation, for the purpose of providing the latest leading...
February 10, 2017
Employment rises in January; spending slips in December; recent pay trends are mixedEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to...
February 06, 2017
An article by Johnny Magdaleno which was published in Next City last month offers reactions by representatives from the Workers Defense Project and Workforce Solutions Capital...
February 02, 2017
Employment rose in 32 states in 2016; materials costs climb; yearend Dodge starts slipEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to...
January 31, 2017
The presidential election of November 2016 represents an historic change in the United States, producing a new President-elect, Donald J. Trump, who has proposed policies to “Make...
January 24, 2017
ConstructConnect, ABI, Beige Book signal positive, but mixed, outlook for startsEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring...
January 20, 2017
The following article originally appeared in the January newsletter to clients of Kiley Advisors, now a part of FMI Corporation.  Reprinted with permission.We begin 2017 with...
January 18, 2017
Contractors are upbeat about 2017 markets; job growth slows as openings soarEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you...
January 13, 2017