Of the world's ten tallest buildings currently under construction, one is located in the United States and five are in China.
Mar 8, 2011 The Infrastructurist
Eric Jaffe pushes back on the Republican Study Committee's proposal to cut over $6 billion in rail funding over the next ten years.
Jan 29, 2011 The Infrastructurist
Beyond the fact that supplying lots of parking encourages driving, a new study quantifies the environmental impact of parking lot construction.
Jan 12, 2011 The Infrastructurist
Representative Earl Blumenauer, well-known as a supporter of progressive transportation policies, says that the Republican majority in the House is up to "budget gimmickry that undermines our economy and the safety of our communities."
Jan 10, 2011 The Infrastructurist
<em>The Infrastructurist</em> runs down the ten most important news stories and trends in the world of infrastructure in 2010.
Dec 29, 2010 The Infrastructurist
An interview with HOT lane expert Jack Finn of HNTB, which asks the tough questions, like are these "Lexus lanes" bad for the poor, or the environment?
Dec 17, 2010 The Infrastructurist
Chevy, Ford, and Nissan are all debuting electric models over the next year, but are Americans ready? Eric Jaffe considers why not.
Nov 16, 2010 The Infrastructurist
Eric Jaffe highlights projects across the country that could be impacted by today's gubernatorial contests.
Nov 2, 2010 The Infrastructurist
Contrary to a recent White House report that the vast majority of Americans are in favor of infrastructure spending, a new study from the Pew Center finds limited public support.
Oct 23, 2010 The Infrastructurist
Two recent studies suggest urban areas and geographic regions have distinctive temperaments.
Oct 14, 2010 The Infrastructurist