January 26, 2022   

5 Big Questions: The 2022 Construction Economy

We catch up with Richard Branch, Chief Economist for Dodge Data & Analytics, to learn insights into the factors that are impacting the Commercial & Industrial (C&I) construction economy. 

Richard shares valuable information about market influences, vertical markets and variances in different U.S. regions.


Topics we explore:

  1. Which of these factors will have the biggest impact on the year ahead in C&I construction?

  • Covid
  • Supply chain
  • Logistics challenges
  • Worker shortages
  • Inflation
  1. What factors will an economist watch closely throughout the year to determine the impact on C&I construction?

  2. When we look at building types or vertical markets, where are the bright spots – and what verticals may struggle?  

  3. What about geographically?  Are there certain regions that are on much better footing – or much worse footing than other areas?

  4. What other notable construction trends are happening?


MORE INFO: Dodge Data & Analytics  »


About Dodge Data & Analytics

Dodge Construction Network leverages an unmatched offering of data, analytics, and industry-spanning relationships to generate the most powerful source of information, knowledge, insights, and connections in the commercial construction industry.

The company powers four longstanding and trusted industry solutions—Dodge Data & Analytics, The Blue Book Network, Sweets, and IMS—to connect the dots across the entire commercial construction ecosystem.

Together, these solutions provide clear and actionable opportunities for both small teams and enterprise firms. Purpose-built to streamline the complicated, Dodge Construction Network ensures that construction professionals have the information they need to build successful businesses and thriving communities. With over a century of industry experience, Dodge Construction Network is the catalyst for modern commercial construction. To learn more, visit construction.com


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