If China Can Fund Infrastructure With Its Own Credit, So Can We

Brown, Ellen
http://www.counterpunch.org/2017/05/18/if-china-can-fund-infrastructure-with-its-own-credit-so-can-we/

Publisher:  CounterPunch
Date Written:  18/05/2017
Year Published:  2017  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX20757

What the US could learn from China about funding infrastructure initiatives.

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Excerpt:

While American politicians debate endlessly over how to finance the needed fixes and which ones to implement, the Chinese have managed to fund massive infrastructure projects all across their country, including 12,000 miles of high-speed rail built just in the last decade. How have they done it, and why can't we?