State Transportation Reform: Cut to Invest in Transportation to Deliver the Next Economy, The Brookings Institution

February 22, 2011

Few areas of policy are as critical to states' long term economic health, or as significant a share of state budgets, as transportation. However, state transportation systems face two overarching challenges: their funding sources are shrinking and their investments are not made in a sufficiently strategic, economy-enhancing way. Robert Puentes lays out a set of low cost recommendations to make sure state efforts are coordinated and efficient.  Please click here for the policy brief.