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Gale, Sarah Fister
April 2009
PM Network;Apr2009, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the shovel-ready projects of U.S. President Barack Obama. The project is designed to ensure a quick turnaround on costly infrastructure and is expected to spend $150 billion, where majority of the fund will target highway and transportation initiatives. Heather Jones, construction economist at FMI Corp., expects the project to provide an influx of money into the economy and highlights risks if the project will not be funded right away.


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