TITLE

A New Breed Of Toll Collector

AUTHOR(S)
O'Connor, Colleen Marie
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/15/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 19, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the adoption of public-to-private partnerships by cash-strapped state governments in the U.S. They viewed the scheme as an attractive alternative in generating additional revenue. The capitalists are also excited about the low-risk rate of return by investing in the transportation sector. However, Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels' privatization of the state's toll road was challenged in court by a group that claims the deal violated constitution.
ACCESSION #
20952145

 

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