Over the past year, the price of a barrel of oil bounced off $145, then came back down to old levels. For a moment, it seemed like good old economics was going to drive transportation innovation. What else will drive needed changes?
Robin Chase is a true transportation innovator. Co-founder of Zipcar and now founder and CEO of the ride-sharing service GoLoco, she has many more useful ideas under way.
With Robin, let’s discuss:
- How are transportation taxes changing? How might that affect our choices?
- What roles do demographics and costs play in hybrid cars?
- When will we get good at soaking up surplus resources? What will it take?