Design By Decption: The Politics Of Mega Project Approval

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” Which large projects get built? My research associate and I found it isn’t necessarily the best ones, but instead those for which proponents best succeed in designing-deliberately or not- a fantasy world of underestimated costs, overestimated revenues, overvalued local development effects, and underestimated environmental impacts. Project approval in most cases depended on these factors. “

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27. July 2010 by Miguel Barbosa
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