News and stories by Daniel Sperling, Ph.D.

Daniel Sperling, Ph.D.

Founding director, Institute of Transportation Studies, UC, Davis

Lyft and Uber Can Save Transit — if Transit Gets on Board

Lyft and Uber Can Save Transit — if Transit Gets on Board

March 22, 2018

Bad news for transit keeps rolling in. Transit ridership declined in 34 of the 40 largest metropolitan areas over the past three years. While ridership routinely fluctuates in response to economic upturns and downturns and other trends, this decline seems more profound.

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