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  • Amid PR scandals and shaky financials, some wonder if Uber’s last days are imminent. That may be wishful thinking—but cities can expect to benefit from competition moving in. Transportation Sustainaibulty Research Center Co-Director Susan Shaheen weighs in on 4 Reasons Why Uber Isn't Doomed in City Lab.

    City Lab
  • Three big rigs barreled up and down the 110 Freeway on Wednesday, mirroring one another in a tight pattern. The project is part of a collaboration between UC Berkeley Partners for Advanced Transportation Technology and Volvo Group of North America, sponsored by Caltrans and the U.S. Department of Transportation.

    Long Beach Press Telegram
  • Three big rigs barreled up and down the 110 Freeway on Wednesday, mirroring one another in a tight pattern. The project is part of a collaboration between UC Berkeley Partners for Advanced Transportation Technology and Volvo Group of North America, sponsored by Caltrans and the U.S. Department of Transportation.

    Long Beach Press Telegram
  • Transportation Sustainability Research Center Co-Director Susan Shaheen comments to the Wall Street Journal on Uber and Lyft are getting creamed in their own backyard—by hitchhikers.

    Wall Street Journal
  •  Susan Shaheen, co-director of the Transportation Sustainability Research talks about Integration and convergence as an expert in future transport. She says 2017 will continue an ongoing trend toward greater multimodality and use of on-demand modes and mobile technologies, such as smartphone apps to route, reserve, and pay for public and private transportation modes. Rather than making decisions between modes, consumers will make decisions among modes.

    InMotion
  •  Susan Shaheen, co-director of Transportation Sustainability Research Center talks about California is a sweet spot for future autonomous ridesharing businesses because it’s the home ground for cutting-edge innovation in IT and vehicle automation.

    Crains
  • Planning professor Robert Cervero comments on Elon Musk's tunnel could make L.A.'s traffic worse at Popular Science.

    Popular Science
  •  Transportation Sustainability Research Center's Adam Stocker talks to BBC about peer to peer car sharing services.

    BBC
  •  Obesity carries a number of negative health effects, from heart disease to diabetes. New research from UC Berkeley says people also have a higher risk of dying from a vehicle crash as their waistline expands.

    The Day
  •  This primer, sponsored by the US Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) Office of Operations and carried out by theUniversity of California, Berkeley’s Transportation Sustainability Research Center, is intended to demonstrate how vital smartphones are becoming to the transportation network and provide public agencies, transportation managers, and elected officials with a perspective and understanding the role of smartphones in identifying services and choices for individuals and influencing travel behavior.

    World Streets