VIDEO: Architecture and the 2014 Washington Economy

Economy and Architecture: Where Are We Today?

The architecture and construction took a blow in 2008. In this video, we’ll look at how architecture is currently fairing and trends in the economy since 2008 for architects and their associates in Washington, the West Region, and in the United States as a whole.

You can also view the presentation on YouTube.

Citations

3-4) Riskus, Jennifer, and Kermit Baker. Architecture Billings Index. 22 Jan. 2014. Raw data. The American Institute of Architects, Washington, DC.

5-6) United States Census Bureau. “Construction Spending.” Construction Spending. US Department of Commerce, n.d. Web. 20 Jan. 2014. http://www.census.gov/construction/c30/historical_data.html

7) United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. “Series Report: CEU6054131001” United States Department of Labor, n.d. Web. 20 Jan. 2014. http://data.bls.gov/cgi-bin/srgate

9-10) Riskus, Jennifer, and Kermit Baker. Architecture Billings Index. 22 Jan. 2014. Raw data. The American Institute of Architects, Washington, DC.

12) Washington State Department of Revenue. “Quarterly Business Reviews.” Quarterly Business Reviews. 20 Jan. 2014 http://dor.wa.gov/content/aboutus/statisticsandreports/stats_qbr.aspx.

13-14) United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. “Occupational Employment Statistics Home Page.” United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. United States Department of Labor. 20 Jan. 2014 http://www.bls.gov/oes/.

Credits

Music
“One Foot After the Other” by MikeReganNoise (under Envato Regular License)

Artwork
“Simply Isomeric Building Set” by PILart (under Envato Regular License)
“USA, Western Region, and State Maps” by Sereth (under Wikimedia Commons License)

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