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Irene's $20-billion cost to be offset by reconstruction efforts: S&P

Monday, August 29, 2011 - 03:26

Aug. 29 - S&P Senior Economist Beth Ann Bovino says the total economic damage from Hurricane Irene could amount to $20 billion, but reconstruction efforts and spending to replace damaged property will support U.S. growth in the fourth quarter.

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Irene's $20-billion cost to be offset by reconstruction efforts: S&P

Monday, August 29, 2011 - 03:26