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By Harry W. Richardson, Chang-Hee Christine Bae

In February 2003, the London Congestion Charging Scheme was once brought and in 2006 an analogous coverage was once brought in Stockholm. In either circumstances motor vehicle site visitors getting into the cordon declined by way of approximately 20 percentage. This ebook evaluates those and different related courses exploring their implications for the USA. whereas there's expanding curiosity in highway pricing within the US in lots of person states, the incentive is frequently street financing instead of congestion aid. The participants argue that the customers for broad implementation within the US stay uncertain.Nevertheless, this booklet illustrates that the ecu adventure suggesting political feasibility is way much less of a hurdle than was thought of and that congestion pricing may have an important effect in decreasing site visitors because it did in Europe. This study's price lies within the undeniable fact that it examines street pricing within the actual international and never easily from a theoretical point of view. As a comparative examine it is going to entice either policymakers and lecturers in transportation economics and making plans, city economics, making plans and fiscal geography.

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