US needs investment in infrastructure [Dambisa Moyo / proj-syn]
Former World Bank and Goldman Sachs economist, Dambisa Moyo, makes the case for infrastructure investment in the US.
Pro’s: Creates rather than destroys. Employs workers displaced by changes in technology and globalization. Builds foundation for future economic development.
Con’s: Boring. No politician will ever make the news advocating repair of highways, railroads, bridges, schools, drinking water, electric power systems, health facilities etc.