The West Central Texas Workforce Development Board will serve as the grant recipient and provide full-time support for the BCMA for this initiative to to address workforce and education challenges. Read more.
The Perryman Group utilized its impact assessment model and current property damage estimates to measure the total economic cost of the storm when multiplier effects are considered based on the preliminary data currently available from the insurance industry and weather services and experiences from other weather events. ... Read More
The Perryman Group estimates that as the direct losses flow through the economy in the coming years, the 500,000 fatalities will cause losses of $356 billion in gross domestic product, nearly $218 billion in personal income, and 3.6 million job-years (including multiplier effects). Read more.