Indictment Could Bolster State Bid to Take Over Atlanta Airport

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Georgia Persons, professor of pubic policy was quoted in “Indictment Could Bolster State Bid to Take Over Atlanta Airport” in the Atlanta Journal Constitution, March 6.


But not everyone was convinced new leadership would translate into an improved ethical climate.

If the state gained control of Hartsfield-Jackson, “You’d have different people who make the decision as to who gets the contracts, and you’d have probably different people getting the contracts,” said Georgia Persons, a professor at Georgia Tech’s School of Public Policy.“ You wouldn’t solve a problem.”

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The School of Public Policy is a unit of Georgia Tech's Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts.

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Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, School of Public Policy

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