Title

Smart congestion reductions II: Reevaluating the role of public transit for improving urban transportation

Authors

Todd Litman

Document Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

2-2010

Subject Area

policy - congestion, place - urban

Abstract

This report investigates the role that public transit can play in reducing traffic congestion and achieving other transportation improvement objectives. It evaluates criticism that urban transit investments are ineffective at reducing traffic congestion and wasteful.