Thursday, 5 November 2015
Incentives won't change parking habits
We are creatures of habit – the majority of people use a car park they know on a regular basis.
Tuesday, 3 November 2015
Car sharing remains a niche
Only 0.02% of car movements in the Netherlands is done with a shared car.
Thursday, 29 October 2015
Millennials - a new normal for car ownership?
Millennials are 16% less likely to commute by car to work, use public transport almost three times more often, and are 23% less interested in owning a car than the generation that precedes them.
Tuesday, 27 October 2015
Arrival of autonomous cars in four scenarios
The scenarios outline possible traffic and transport systems in the future and visualise advantages and disadvantages.
Thursday, 22 October 2015
Abolish parking fees? Bad idea!
In this article, Giuliano Mingardo of the Erasmus University, Rotterdam explains why abolishing parking fees in high street shopping areas is a bad idea.
Tuesday, 20 October 2015
Watch this music video: A ride through time
Check out these ladies, expressing themselves in their car.
Thursday, 15 October 2015
Residential parking subsidies
Subsidising residential parking induces a substantial welfare loss and increases car ownership.
Tuesday, 13 October 2015
Disarming objections to parking pricing
Since the beginning of time, motorists have argued that they should park free. Yet the economic justifications for pricing are well documented.
Thursday, 8 October 2015
Cost of parking - 94% is free
94% of all parking acts – including those at home – are free.
Tuesday, 6 October 2015
Parked at home - 80%
A car is parked at home for 80% of the time and in use for only 3% of the time.