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1.221J/11.527J/ESD.201J Transportation Systems Fall 2004 LECTURE 4 DISPLAYS SPEAKER: Joseph M. Sussman MIT
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SOURCES ± A lot of thoughtful researchers in HOV/HOT/BRT/ congestion pricing and our discussion draws on their work ± Poole ± Wachs ± Downs ± Orski ± Innovation Briefs ± July 2004 TRB Summer Meeting at Park City, UT
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MULTIPLE ISSUES IN TRANSPORTATION ± Congestion ± Environmental Impact ± Revenue generation for ± Construction ± Maintenance ± New technology ± Sources of revenue ± Gas tax ± Tolls ± General public funds
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TRADITIONAL HIGHWAY PHILOSOPHY: “One size fits all” ± Everyone gets the same service ± We allocate capacity by queuing ± Exception—HOV lanes—we reward “good behavior” by enticing people to carpool ± Interesting historical note: first HOV lanes were under-utilized express lanes
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HOT LANES ± HOVs ride for free (currently) ± Some argue hybrid cars should too ± Non-carpoolers ride for a fee (toll) ± Opportunity to pay a price for a premium service
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This note was uploaded on 12/06/2011 for the course ESD 1.221j taught by Professor Josephsussman during the Fall '04 term at MIT.

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