The High-Speed Case for State Control of Transportation Funding | The Foundry: Conservative Policy News.

Heritage Foundation doesn’t like HSR either. The High-Speed Case for State Control of Transportation Funding

That brief article links to a longer one by Ron Utt which I had not previously seen: America’s Coming High-Speed Rail Financial Disaster

I don’t know why HSR support breaks down along party lines, there should be a good political science theory in here somewhere though.

Overcoming Bias : The Auto-Auto Race

Robin Hanson on the future of transportation and cities

Costs and Benefits – Strong Towns Blog

Strategic misrepresentation is not just for High-speed rail projects, Chuck Marohn deconstructs a benefit/cost analysis for a TIGER-II grant and finds it wanting …Costs and Benefits See the previous parts as well:

part 4

part 3

part 2

part 1