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Инфраструктура для стабильного будущего

ВАШИНГТОН – Инфраструктура является мощным мотором экономического роста и полноценного развития. Она помогает расширить совокупный спрос в текущий момент, одновременно создавая фундамент для будущего роста. Она также является ключевым фактором в вопросах изменения климата. Плохо продуманная инфраструктура становится главной причиной проблем, а хорошая инфраструктура становится главной причиной их успешного решения.

В ближайшие 15 лет миру потребуются более $90 тлрн на инфраструктурные инвестиции. Эта цифра в два с лишним раза превышает стоимость всей существующей на сегодня инфраструктуры. При этом общий объем ежегодных инвестиций придётся увеличить более чем вдвое – с $2,5-3 трлн до $6 трлн в год. Около 75% этих инвестиций должны быть направлены в страны развивающегося мира, в первую очередь в страны со средним уровнем доходов, что вызвано их потребностями в росте, быстрой урбанизацией и уже немалым списком накопившихся инфраструктурных проектов.

Сокращение инфраструктурного разрыва, без сомнения, будет непростой задачей. Но одновременно здесь открывается и великолепный шанс создать основы более стабильного и устойчивого будущего.

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