Denationalisation of roads

De-nationalise our roads! Taxes on traffic would thus lack any justification. Oliver Knipping, Berlin Manhattan Institute for Social Entrepreneurship Initiative Every year the same thing happens… We all look forward to the upcoming festive season with our families, or even to a well-deserved Christmas break. The festive mood may evaporate rather quickly, however, when we think of the traffic jams common on German roads during the festive season. When squeezing at a snail’s pace past miles of often deserted construction sites, one may be forgiven for wondering whether resources are being efficiently allocated. The massive economic costs due to accidents, …