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Sustainable Accessibility: A Grand Challenge For The World And For MIT

Watch Now Date Added: Feb 2010
Format: Webcast

Transportation systems, as we know them today, will simply not sustain the worlds' growing population. John Sterman says it is self-evident that the current transportation model simply will not scale. But, since the Gross World Product (GWP) is growing at 3.2% annually, and doubles every twenty years, the current model of development is an overture for environmental disaster.