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Transportation investments in response to economic downturns /
Committee on Economic and Employment Benefits of Transportation Investments in Response to Economic Downturns, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies.
imprint
Washington, D.C. : Transportation Research Board, 2014
description
viii, 156 p. ; ill. ; 23 cm
ISBN
0309294924, 9780309294928
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Book
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imprint
Washington, D.C. : Transportation Research Board, 2014
isbn
0309294924
9780309294928
contents note
Introduction -- Study origin and objectives -- Use of transportation spending as stimulus: arra and past recessions -- Status of federal and state transportation funding -- Sources of information -- Fiscal policy in recessions and the role of transportation spending -- Fiscal policy in response to recessions -- Transportation spending as fiscal stimulus -- Design, management, and outcomes of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act -- Transportation grants -- Arra transportation provisions -- Administration of arra transportation grants -- Transportation spending and construction employment during arra -- Conclusions and recommendations -- Conclusions -- Recommendations.
catalogue key
10349636
 
Includes bibliographical references.

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