Tolling by Time Reduces Congestion and Improves Air Quality
Publication Date: September 2010
Publisher(s): National Center for Policy Analysis (U.S.)
Author(s): H. Sterling Burnett
Keywords: air quality; traffic; carbon dioxide
Coverage: United States
Traffic congestion is a growing problem in many metropolitan areas. Congestion increases travel time, air pollution, carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and fuel use because cars cannot run efficiently.