Years of deferred maintenance and underinvestment have eroded America’s essential infrastructure, jeopardizing economic vitality and international competitiveness. With public funding increasingly constrained, leveraging private investment is widely seen as a key strategy for addressing this challenge.
McGraw Hill Financial, the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Bipartisan Policy Center hosted a discussion on how government and the private sector can work together to unlock America’s infrastructure opportunities for greater economic growth and job creation. Topics of focus included:
- Alternative project structures and financing tools
- Investment strategies, risks and opportunities
- The evolving role of government financing