Check out the article below from the Tampa Bay Times on how the Tampa International Airport (TIA) is investing $2.7 million dollars in new charging stations for mobile devices in the airport.
Why do you think they are spending money on renovations? Why would they spend money on new mobile device charging stations?
How does this capital investment impact the airport? Would you rather go to an airport where there are many charging stations or would you rather have to wait? Do you think this is a good capital investment? Why or why not?
SS.912.E.2.5 Analyze how capital investments may impact productivity and economic growth.
Deborah Kozdras, Ph.D.