This Trend Will Significantly Impact Public and Private-Sector Leaders

Public officials in government are asking difficult questions about how to deliver critical infrastructure projects. Their concern is real, and their questions are valid because the trend of delivering large projects through public-private partnerships (P3s) is...

Weather-Related Disasters Creating Need for Public, Private-Sector Services

Climate change has been the cause of immeasurable damage over the last few decades, and there is no end in sight. In addition to the tragic loss of lives, natural disasters have impacted at least some part of the infrastructure in every region of the country. To halt...

Flash Update: Inflation in Metro Areas (Feb ’22 Release)

CivMetrics collects key economic data for metro areas in the United States. In this flash installment, we look at the newly-released metro-level CPI data for January 2022. For questions about our data, or to request data, please contact EBallantine@CivMetrics.com....

Flash Update: Unemployment Rate in Every Metro (Feb ’22 Release)

CivMetrics collects key economic and labor data for MSAs in the United States. In this flash installment, we look at the newly-released metro-level unemployment data for December 2021. For questions about our data, or to request data, please contact...
Four Keys to Trust in P3s, According to Yale Research

Four Keys to Trust in P3s, According to Yale Research

Public private partnerships are an effective instrument in problem-solving, but uneasiness between the parties can compromise impact. How do two parties, with very different missions, build trust? A group at Yale has been researching this question. Yale Insights...

$420 Million in Federal Funds Headed for Rural Water Infrastructure

$420 Million in Federal Funds Headed for Rural Water Infrastructure

Through funding made available by the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, the US Department of Agriculture announced that it will invest $420 million in rural water infrastructure. The funding will be distributed to 132 projects in the 31 states. Furthermore, Reuters also...

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New 2020 Census Datasets Postponed Until 2023

New 2020 Census Datasets Postponed Until 2023

The Census Bureau announce that several rounds of 2020 Census data on U.S. residents will be made public on 2023. The data, regarding age, sex, race and household relationships of U.S. residents, will be released on May 2023. The following month (June 2023), data on...

Nebraska Passes P3 Bill

Nebraska Passes P3 Bill

Nebraska's Governor signed a law late last month which allows the state's Department of Transportation to enter public private partnerships. The state will likely use the P3 model for an upcoming state expressway project. From the Bond Buyer: Nebraska is likely to use...

What 24 P3 Projects Taught Researchers About Innovation

What 24 P3 Projects Taught Researchers About Innovation

P3 projects are understood to be uniquely ripe for innovation, as they combine procurement and long-term collaboration between parties. But what kinds of conditions create the most innovative P3 projects? Researchers in Belgium studied 24 P3 projects, through surveys...

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