Phillip Longman, New America Foundation - "Steel Wheel Interstates: A thrifty proposal for rationalizing America’s freight transportation system"

  • 08 Jul 2010
  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
  • National Federation of Independent Business, 1201 F St., NW, Suite 200, Washington, DC


  • Members of NABE, SGE, the Wharton Club, and the JHU/Applied Economics program

Registration is closed


Mr. Longman will examine proposal that employ public/private partnerships to get long-haul trucks off the road and on to trains.  Benefits range from vastly improved fuel efficiency and logistics costs, to safer, less congested highways, and potentially emission-free transportation.