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February 22, 2013 9:48 AM What We Can Learn From Toll Lanes

We know that there is a lot that we don’t know. This suggests that we should run more field experiments to pilot potentially good policy ideas. Today’s UCLA Daily Bruin offers some good news from Los Angeles. “A new toll...

By Matthew Kahn

July 09, 2012 1:12 PM High Speed Rail

The California Senate voted another tranche of financing recently , keeping the state’s high speed rail project alive. There’s a cartoon to be drawn in which the program is a maiden tied up in the middle of a freeway with...

By Michael O'Hare

March 26, 2012 11:19 AM Traffic Circles, Roundabouts, Rotaries

Last fall the Economist had a short feature on traffic circles that I only noticed today. I was about to riff on how wonderful they are, and how underused in most of the US, but I’m already walking back the...

By Michael O'Hare