CXO

Transportation Policy: Thinking Globally, Acting Locally And Walking The Talk

Date Added: Oct 2009
Format: Webcast

Why do so many sustainable transportation programs turn out, like the Alice in the Wonderland parable to lead us down unexpected paths? The presenter observes that true sustainable transport requires making more than short-term fixes. A sustainable transportation program is built upon the pyramid of three "E"s: equity, environmental benefit, and economics. Maximizing on just one of these objectives imbalances the others, and leads to unintended and undesirable results.