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When the rivers run dry — the review

…from hard infrastructure (dams, dikes, levees) towards natural infrastructure (flood plains, groundwater aquifers, wetlands) promises to deliver human safety, environmental health, and economic efficiency. Engineers who like concrete and politicians…

Puzzling Polls

…the Georgia like program of subsidize hiring of long term unemployed for 8 weeks) is infrastructure spending with a 47% saying its a good idea and only 26% saying its…

Feasible Stimulus Politics ?

…won another battle “The idea for an infrastructure initiative, and in particular an infrastructure bank to leverage public money for private investment, is one that the White House chief of…

Paul Volcker Feb.20

…incentives were not well-designed, so let’s have some stable, strong banking institutions responsible for the backbone of the infrastructure, the payment system, clearing arrangements, [those kinds] of things. Let’s prohibit…