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Today it is private investors that are taking it on the chin for their PPP mistakes. But there are just as many opportunities for the...

Nov 26, 2013 Blog Post

Younger Americans are indeed driving less than previous generations for reasons that can’t be fully explained by the economy. “All things equal,” the study found,...

Nov 6, 2013 Blog Post

Far from being a symptom of failure of the MBTA or of public transportation in general, the recent downward trend in commuter rail ridership is...

Oct 22, 2013 Blog Post

Boston faces a challenge that will soon be affecting many cities – the challenge of accommodating the rapid influx of new residents and jobs to...

Oct 11, 2013 Blog Post

The report tracks the rapid spread of new tools such as carsharing, bikesharing and real-time transit apps, and argues that those tools – both individually...

Oct 1, 2013 Blog Post
The Transportation Apps and Vehicle-Sharing Tools that Are Giving More Americans the Freedom to Drive Less

America is in the midst of a technological revolution ... and a big shift in our transportation habits. New technology-enabled transportation services - including numerous...

Oct 1, 2013 Report

Universities and colleges are natural laboratories for innovation and they face many of the same transportation challenges – limited financial resources, traffic congestion and environmental...

Sep 27, 2013 Blog Post

In 2012, 86 percent of Americans traveled to work either in vehicles they drove themselves or as part of a carpool. That’s a decline of...

Sep 19, 2013 Blog Post

As customers replace automobile banking with mobile banking, Bank of America closes drive-through tellers.

Sep 4, 2013 Blog Post

Highways such as Rochester’s Inner Loop stand as monuments to exactly how much was sacrificed to our half century-long quest to slice a few seconds...

Sep 3, 2013 Blog Post

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