I am happy to be part of the first episode of Out for Good, a weekly podcast that explores issues facing Central Ohio and highlights the individuals and organizations making an impact.
Another gem from the Moving Across Places Studies (MAPS). Objective measures from a quasi-experimental study of a new light rail transit (LRT) line in Salt Lake City, Utah, provides evidence that LRT generates new ridership rather than simply cannibalizing ridership from the existing bus system:
Werner CM, , Brown BB, Tribby CP, Tharp D, Flick K, Miller HJ, Smith KR, Jensen W (2016) “Evaluating the attractiveness of a new light rail extension: Testing simple change and displacement change hypotheses,” Transport Policy, 45, 5–23. doi:10.1016/j.tranpol.2015.09.003