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In Touch with Industry: ICAF Industry Studies, Academic Year 1996: Construction   [open pdf - 949KB]

This report examines the changes in the construction industry--such as design-build contract methodology and privatization of infrastructure-- caused by the information systems revolution, economic globalization, and reduced government investments. It explores environmental issues and changing trade patterns in construction machinery and materials caused by the North American Free Trade Agreement. Lessons about terrorism and construction learned from the World Trade Center bombing are also highlighted.

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1996
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Public Domain
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ICAF Industry Studies 1996
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