Monthly Archives: July 2013

July 2013 – Public Development and Infrastructure Outlook

by Ron Nyren for UrbanLand Magazine July 8, 2013 In the last several years, public/private partnerships have gotten a bad reputation because cities started entering into concession agreements, turning over public assets to private entities in exchange for money upfront. These agreements were misnamed public/private partnerships and resulted in cities’ giving up future revenues that were needed to create long-term fiscal balance… The better model is a true partnership where cities that need capital access private capital and draw on private sector innovation and management to increase asset value and annual income. … Read More

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