Abbott's infrastructure projects must have a solid foundation

The Coalition's focus on increasing infrastructure spending is commendable, and will go some way in boosting productivity growth. But it must ensure it invests in the right projects.

The federal government has taken a battering in recent months but it deserves credit for emphasising the importance of infrastructure investment to Australia’s economic future. But a report from the Productivity Commission reminds us that project choice is more important than simply spending more or privatising a greater number of state assets.

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