Book Chapter

The Contribution of Architectural Services

Peter Raisbeck

Global Construction Data | Routledge | Published : 2019

Abstract

This chapter will employ data to develop a comprehensive picture of the global market for architectural services. This picture is essential because architecture is intimately linked to the design and construction cycle. Currently, data and information statistics about the economic activity of the architectural profession across the globe is by and large scant. However, IbisWorld claims in the five years out after the global financial crisis (GFC) revenue in this global market was $204 billion (USD). Across the globe, data concerning the market for architectural design services is fragmented, reflecting different information and professional regimes across different nations, regional stat..

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