Rush Hour: How States Can Reduce Congestion Through Performance-Based Transportation Programs
Publication Date: January 2007
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Keywords: Smart growth
Coverage: United States
One by one, government programs in a growing number of states are becoming subject to performance-based systems to ensure that unresponsive bureaucracies are held accountable to the same standards of performance that have always been common in the private sector, where the difference between success and failure is often a matter of survival.