Recovery questions

Sleight, Chris
September 2011
International Construction;Sep2011, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p19
Trade Publication
The article discusses the growth in the construction industry in various parts of Europe. The southern European countries, along with Ireland, are reportedly the most distressed construction markets and a combination of high public debt before the 2008 credit crunch as well as some speculation-driven bubbles in the boom years brought construction in European countries crashing down when the recession hit. Compared to the U.S., the European market is in a worse shape.


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