CBO Says Infrastructure Bill Would Add to Deficit
A CBO analysis estimating a $256 billion hit to the deficit contradicts supporters' claims that the new spending in the bill would pay for itself.
Biden Infrastructure Plan Includes Tax Increases
One of the main priorities of the tax part of the plan is raising the corporate rate to 28% from 21%, a partial reversal of Donald Trump’s 2017 tax cut.
What Wildfires, Hurricanes Can Teach About Risk Reduction
Companies can leverage their involvement in infrastructure development to raise resiliency standards.
IBM Shares Sink on Unexpected Revenue Drop
Investors express their impatience with the pace of IBM's turnaround effort by sending its shares down nearly 5% to $161.84.
China’s Economy Grows 6.9% in First Quarter
China's leadership still appears to be relying on state-led infrastructure spending and real estate investment to drive growth.
Aging U.S. Infrastructure Hampers Private Sector
A 'D+' infrastructure grade from the ASCE shines a light on the need for investment in transformative projects.
Any Sensible Economic Plan Must Raise Revenue
Even the most ambitious public-investment plans are only as good as their funding sources, and by that measure, Clinton’s plan is much likelier to succeed.
Trump for the Economy, But a Vote for Clinton
The greatest impact the next president can have on the economy will be through the enactment of tax reform.
Infrastructure in the Rich World: Building Works
An historic opportunity to improve infrastructure on the cheap is in danger of being squandered.