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If America is to shift its focus toward transportation investments that deliver greater societal benefits for less money, it is important to be able to...

Apr 17, 2017 Blog Post

Highway money may not be fungible, but political capital is – and every moment local officials spend trying to secure funding for new highways is...

Mar 27, 2017 Blog Post

The problem is that we often provide interpretations on the basis of “best available data” that is either of sketchy provenance or subject to significant...

Mar 22, 2017 Blog Post

Promising a lifestyle that is impossible to deliver – and that in many ways was never all it was cracked up to be – is...

Mar 6, 2017 Blog Post

In 2016, with support from the Hewlett Foundation, Frontier Group released two reports outlining the vision and policy steps to achieve a carbon-free transportation future....

Feb 8, 2017 Blog Post

The U.S. still spends vast sums of money to build new highways and widen existing ones.

Jan 13, 2017 Blog Post

There are good reasons to believe that the recent rapid rate of growth of vehicle travel will not continue for long. But there are also...

Jan 5, 2017 Blog Post

The main hurdle inhibiting not only public transportation but also relatively low-cost solutions such as bicycling and pedestrian infrastructure is not one of cost or...

Jan 4, 2017 Blog Post

A few highlights from our work in 2016, including envisioning a new transportation future, highlighting the promise of solar energy, exposing the dangers of fracking,...

Jan 4, 2017 Blog Post

For a decade, the United States seemed to be creeping away from our extreme dependence on fossil fuel-burning cars and trucks. Then, everything changed.

Dec 5, 2016 Blog Post

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