12. Legal Aspects of Infrastructure Investments

  1. Michael D. Underhill
  1. Joseph Seliga

Published Online: 4 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118268117.ch12

The Handbook of Infrastructure Investing

The Handbook of Infrastructure Investing

How to Cite

Seliga, J. (2010) Legal Aspects of Infrastructure Investments, in The Handbook of Infrastructure Investing (ed M. D. Underhill), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118268117.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAY 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470243671

Online ISBN: 9781118268117

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Keywords:

  • infrastructure investments;
  • public-private partnerships;
  • United States;
  • local laws;
  • private investment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Growth of Private Investment in U.S. Infrastructure

  • Varying Sources of State and Local Authority to Undertake Transactions

  • Different Governments, Different Transaction Processes

  • Government Contracting Requirements Promoting State and Local Policy Objectives

  • The Federal Role: Limited But Critical