Ethan Elkind Publishes Op-Ed in Los Angeles Times on How Politics Built L.A.’s Metro Gold Line

March 14, 2016 – Ethan Elkind, associate director of the Climate Change and Business Program, published an op-ed in the Los Angeles Times about how politics built L.A.’s Metro Gold Line at the expense of a smarter mass transit system. 

“In some ways,” writes Elkind, “the Gold Line extension is the price we all had to pay to secure funding for more cost-effective rail lines in densely populated parts of the county, which are now under construction.”

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