Sandy Seen Boosting U.S. With as Much as $240 Billion Rebuilding

Sandy Seen Boosting U.S. With as Much as $240 Billion Rebuilding

Estimates of insured damage caused by Sandy range from $7 billion to $25 billion. When lost wages and sales are added, the total comes to $50 billion , according to Oakland, California-based catastrophe risk modeler Equecat Inc. Photograpger: Mario Tama/Getty Images