Current Mobility Trends – Implications for Sustainability

  title={Current Mobility Trends – Implications for Sustainability},
  author={Todd Alexander Litman},
This chapter investigates current mobility trends and their implications for sustainability. It discusses factors that affect transport demands (the amount and type of travel that people would choose in a particular situation) and how demographic and economic trends affect these demands. During most of the last century, motor vehicle travel grew steadily in most developed countries. During this period, it made sense to invest significant resources in expanding roads and parking facilities, so… CONTINUE READING