Today marks the first anniversary of Indiana’s toll road privatization. The road fetched $3.8 billion for the state when it was leased to a Spanish-Australian company. The money has made much-need road construction possible in Indiana. Governor Mitch Daniels wrote about the historic event in last years Annual Privatization Report. For more on the privatization of the Indiana toll road check out Reason here, here, and here.
Geoffrey Segal is the director of privatization and government reform at Reason Foundation, a nonprofit think tank advancing free minds and free markets. He is also editor of Reason's Privatization Watch.