Car-Sharing: Where and How It Succeeds

This report will be of interest to individuals, organizations, and communities who are interested in knowing more about car-sharing and to those who may want to introduce car-sharing as a new mobility alternative. The report is a substantive resource with considerable information and useful tools for the development and implementation of car-sharing services. The report presents findings on the following: Current and potential roles of car-sharing in enhancing mobility as part of the transportation system; Characteristics of car-sharing members and neighborhoods where car-sharing has been established; Environmental, economic, and social impacts of car-sharing; Ways in which partner organizations have tried to promote car-sharing; Barriers to car-sharing and ways to mitigate these barriers; and Procurement methods and evaluation techniques for achieving car-sharing goals.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Appendices; CD-ROM; Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 265p
  • Serial:
    • TCRP Report
    • Issue Number: 108
    • Publisher: Transportation Research Board
    • ISSN: 1073-4872
  • Publication flags:

    Open Access (libre)

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01010882
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0309088380
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Project B-26
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Nov 30 2005 3:44PM