Archive for January, 2015

When it Comes to Infrastructure, China Dreams Big

A while back I wrote about the extent to which China trailed us, not so much in manufacturing output, but in the institutional knowledge a country accumulates after a century’s worth of heavy industry. For all its potential and exponential growth, China, for example, had yet to learn the importance of clean water and air. […]

On Infrastructure and Wayward GOP Leaders

As I was watching the State of the Union address last night, a zillion thoughts crossed my mind, and I wanted to share two of them with you today. First, when the President was talking about the need for rebuilding our infrastructure – something about which I have been crowing for years – I thought […]