TITLE

Private California group wants state to increase infrastructure spending

AUTHOR(S)
Marois, Michael B.
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;08/25/98, Vol. 325 Issue 30464, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the private business coalition California Business Roundtable's call to state lawmakers to embark on a government construction program fueled by municipal bonds. Call for an increase in spending for roads, rails, schools and prisons; Proposal of raising general obligation bond spending to pay for the plan.
ACCESSION #
1016572

 

Related Articles

  • INFRASTRUCTURE AND INFLATION AMONGST THE DANGERS AHEAD.  // Accountancy Ireland;Jun2002, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p48 

    Focuses on the prediction of the German-Irish business community on the fate of Ireland. Development of infrastructures; Control of spending; Emphasis on competitiveness and environmental protection.

  • Chapter 4: Business Environment.  // Brazil Business Forecast Report;2011 3rd Quarter, Issue 3, p29 

    The article presents an outlook of the business environment of Brazil in 2011 including its infrastructure, market orientation and operational risk.

  • Kenya has set up an autonomous agency to manage the implementation of a mega infrastructure project.  // African Business News;4/ 8/2013, p11 

    The article reports that the Kenyan government has established an autonomous agency to manage the implementation of an enormous infrastructure project aimed at improving trade wit its neighbors South Sudan and Ethiopia.

  • Infrastructure makes region attractive to German firms. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;11/30/98, Vol. 16 Issue 48, p7 

    Part III. Examines the reasons why German businesses got attracted to the infrastructure of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Presence of a customer base; Opportunities for automobile parts manufacturers; Skill of the existing workforce.

  • Fight or Flight. Martinez, Marialba // Caribbean Business;5/10/2001, Vol. 29 Issue 19, p22 

    Focuses on the efforts of Puerto Rico to attract and retain manufacturing industries. Emergency of stiff competition from Ireland, Singapore, Mexico and the Dominican Republic; Erosion of the island's competitiveness in labor costs, power supply, infrastructure readiness and business...

  • Construction crossfire. Shea, Bill // Crain's Detroit Business;1/21/2008, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p1 

    The article reports on the impact of the final phase of the $230 million Ambassador Bridge Gateway project on neighborhood businesses in Michigan. The final phase would lead to the closure of I-75 highway beginning February 25, 2008 to November 2009. Business owners are angry since it would...

  • Direct investment accessibility in Bolivia.  // Bolivia Economic Studies;2000, p33 

    Offers key dimensions that business executives should consider in evaluating potential strategic investments in Bolivia. Comparison of key infrastructure drivers to the local region and the international arena; Major geographic and environmental factors; Leading industries and industrial...

  • Investment accessibility in Iceland.  // Iceland Economic Studies;2000, p17 

    Offers key accessibility dimensions for business executives to consider in evaluating a strategic investment in Iceland. Description of the infrastructure in place such as railways, highways, and electricity production and consumption; Geographic and environmental factors that should be...

  • Direct investment accessibility in Indai.  // India Economic Studies;2000, p56 

    Offers key dimensions that business executives should consider in evaluating potential strategic investments in Indai. Comparison of key infrastructure drivers to the local region and the international arena; Major geographic and environmental factors; Leading industries and industrial...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics