Sandy Recovery Spurs Hiring From Furniture to Tree Removal

Sandy Recovery Spurs Hiring From Furniture to Tree Removal

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A construction worker repairs a home damaged by superstorm Sandy in the Staten Island borough of New York. Sandy has probably increased the demand for construction workers by at least an additional 30,000, said Bernard Baumohl, chief global economist at Economic Outlook Group LLC, a Princeton, New Jersey-based forecasting firm.