Wharton PPI B-School for Public Policy Seminar Summaries

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Seminar Date

Summer 6-1-2018

Publication Date

Fall 9-24-2019

Summary

U.S. corporations over the past decade have shied away from making large-scale capital investments. Given their reticence, does it make economic sense for the government to pursue major investments in infrastructure at this time?

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Disciplines

Economic Policy | Economics | Infrastructure | Policy Design, Analysis, and Evaluation | Public Economics | Regional Economics | Transportation

Keywords

investment, tax cut and jobs act 2017, infrastructure, economy, 2008 recession, private, public, investment

Summary: The Decline of U.S. Corporate Investment

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