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Transportation Spending and Economic Growth
These charts depict the results of a ten year $100 billion spending program
for highways and transit.
Comparing the economic activity generated by highway investments vs. transit
investments, transit generates twice as much activity and returns a positive
balance three times faster.
This data is based on a report published by the American Public Transit Association and written
by David Ashauer.
The New York Times published my letter to
the editor which used this data
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Last updated: 4 April 1999