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Infrastructure Investment

How Do We Fund the Future of Infrastructure?

Steven R. Loranger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Steven R. Loranger

We need government and business and citizenry to work together so the critical networks in our skies--and under our feet--will meet the needs of generations to come.

California's Model "Newocrat": David Crane's Crusade for Pension Reform and High-Speed Rail

Nathan Gardels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nathan Gardels

Those who inhabit a paradigm of fiscal responsibility combined with investment in infrastructure and education are "newocrats." California has such a model "newocrat" in the person of David Crane.

Fareed Zakaria: China Is The Recession's "Winner"

newsweek.com | Fareed Zakaria | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The great surprise of 2009 has been the resilience of the big emerging markets -- India, China, Indonesia -- whose economies have stayed vibrant. But ...

Health Care Is Infrastructure

Deane Waldman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Deane Waldman

Health should be considered a form of infrastructure. Any nation that seeks to produce (and consume) goods and services needs producers and consumers who are healthy and live a long time.

Another Group Enters Fight To Control City's Chunk Of Federal Stimulus Money

Crain's Chicago Business | Greg Hinz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Another set of hungry folks is bellying up to Barack Obama's fiscal stimulus table. The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning is trying to take co...

Bridge Project Spans Gap Between Business and Green

Green Inc. | Libby Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

President-elect Barack Obama's recent promise to make "the single largest new investment in our national infrastructure since the creation of the fede...