Carsharing provides members access to a fleet of autos for short-term use throughout the day, reducing the need for one or more personal vehicles. This report reviews key terms and definitions for carsharing, common carsharing business models, and existing impact studies. The report argues that as carsharing evolves toward automation, policies that encourage transportation equity for underserved communities and vehicle sharing (both pooled and sequential) should be explored.
Conner Smith2019-11-08T16:40:39-05:00Carsharing’s Impact and FutureConner Smith2019-11-08T16:40:39-05:00
Impacts of Car2go on Vehicle Ownership, Modal Shift,Electric Vehicles Miles Traveled, and Greenhouse Gas Emissions: An Analysis of Five North American Cities2018-12-11T15:59:35-05:00
The results of this study suggest that access to ubiquitous shared automobiles allows some residents to get rid of a car or avoid acquiring one altogether. These actions taken by a minority of members...