Promoting Infrastructure Investment through Private Activity Bonds
October 25, 2012
The federal government contributed about 25 percent of total public spending on transportation and water infrastructure over the past decade. So, for good reason, many local governments and transportation agencies are preoccupied these days with the threat of the automatic across-the-board spending cuts from Washington. Even small cuts would be painful to overstretched state and local governments already scrambling for ways to do more with less. Increased private sector involvement in U.S.
The Most Important Tech Issue Nobody’s Talking About
October 24, 2012
Software patents aren't great debate fodder. But you'd think the candidates would at least recognize their importance when talking to nerds.
Can You Really Watch a Debate and Tweet It at the Same Time?
October 22, 2012
Are journalists really paying attention to what candidates say, or are they too distracted? The neuroscience behind media multi-tasking.