The downside risk for this sector is the relative

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Unformatted text preview: this sector is the relative ease with which software services can be sent overseas, and competition from innovations such as cloud computing. Future projects for commercial and residential development will likely include sustainable and renewable energy and energy conservation features. This will increase the need for design services, but the cost of these services will be more than offset by operating cost savings. It is expected that warehouse and other industrial buildings will be the first to be upgraded. This will delay the building of new commercial building projects. Management of Companies and Enterprises Architecture and Engineering follow the business cycle. The committee expects this sector to grow by a relatively healthy 1.8% and 3% in 2011 and 2012, respectively. Computer Systems Design and Related Services Computer Systems Design follows the business cycle, but on steroids. Employment in this sector tripled between 1990 and 2000. It subsequently fell by more than one-third during the high-tech bust, then climbed again, to more than 40,000. Employment has been flat...
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