Failure to Act: Closing the Infrastructure Investment Gap for America’s Economic Future

American Society of Civil Engineers
http://bit.ly/24IHRqK (report)
http://www.infrastructurereportcard.org/ (report card)

[Vox] …The overall answers are pretty grim:

  • “From 2016 to 2025, each household will lose $3,400 each year in disposable income due to infrastructure deficiencies.”
  • “If this investment gap is not addressed throughout the nation’s infrastructure sectors by 2025, the economy is expected to lose almost $4 trillion in GDP, resulting in a loss of 2.5 million jobs in 2025.”

 

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