Transport Policy

Although transport planners consider traffic congestion economically harmful, economic productivity tends to increase with congestion and decline with increased road supply. This paradox can be explained by more nuanced analysis of accessibility.
Jun 24, 2014   The Vancouver Sun
We have just published a new report, "Smart Transportation Economic Stimulation: Infrastructure Investments That Support Strategic Planning Objectives Provide True Economic Development" which discusses factors to consider when evaluating transportation economic stimulation strategies. Opinion
Feb 3, 2009   By Todd Litman
Economic stimulation is an important issue these days. Let's be smart when choosing economic stimulation strategies. Opinion
Nov 30, 2008   By Todd Litman