• Urbanization - The Effect of Urban Development on U.S. Vehicle Travel and Fuel Demand

    August 2017

    Many are postulating what features might characterize the future of mobility and how this might affect vehicle ownership. To better understand the potential of future markets, it is instructive to understand historical forces that have shaped the market to date. "Urbanization: The Effect of Urban Development on U.S. travel and Fuel Demand," evaluates more than 100 years of urban development in the United States from the perspective of individual mobility. Anaylizing public data ranging from the late 19th century through the early 20th century, this publication demonstrates that there is a very close relationship between transportation capabilities and community development.

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