Tag: infrastructure

  • Infrastructure and economic growth: Of multiplier and network effects

    Infrastructure and economic growth: Of multiplier and network effects

    By Taponeel Mukherjee, The need for infrastructure creation in India is now being widely debated and analysed. It would be prudent to try and better understand how infrastructure creation contributes to the economic well-being of a nation. Some of the fundamental questions that come to mind are: How much does infrastructure creation matter for an…

  • The Smoke and Mirrors Infrastructure Plan

    The Smoke and Mirrors Infrastructure Plan

    By Frank Islam & Ed Crego, It was less than one month ago on February 12, that President Trump introduced his American Infrastructure Initiative. Since then, the President has had very little to say about infrastructure as his attention has turned to other matters such as gun control, tariffs, and immigration. Congress has not paid much…

  • Putin to focus on improving infrastructure, healthcare if re-elected

    Putin to focus on improving infrastructure, healthcare if re-elected

    Moscow : Russian President Vladimir Putin has said he will focus on improving infrastructure, healthcare, education, advanced technologies, labour productivity and incomes of citizens if he wins the Russian presidential election next year. “The most important issues on which the authorities and the entire society need to focus their attention on are the development of…