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.
Thursday, 1 October 2015
RAC Report on Motoring 2015
This year’s RAC Report on Motoring paints a comprehensive picture of drivers’ views on topics they think are most important.
Tuesday, 29 September 2015
Profit of rapidity is distance
Rapidity is the strongest driver behind our mobility, yet oddly enough it doesn't mean we save time.
Thursday, 24 September 2015
In pursuit of rapidity
Only for 0.01% of current car trips public transport is faster and for 88% of car trips public transport takes more than twice as much time.
Tuesday, 22 September 2015
Six mobility archetypes
From the McKinsey report 'Mobility of the future'.