Driverless Future: A Policy Roadmap for City Leaders


By: Eric Rothman, Peter Glus

Autonomous Vehicles

This web page identifies six major priorities for policymakers to protect against the risks and maximize the potential benefits of AV. It includes a downloadable paper that estimates the impacts of AV on transit availability and car ownership in New York, Los Angeles, and Dallas. It also includes a series of videos on parking, equity, and public v. private transportation options.

Dallas, TX

2010 Population: 1,197,816

2010 Population Density: 3,517.62/square mile

Los Angeles, CA

2010 Population: 3,792,621

2010 Population Density: 8,092.31/square mile

New York, NY

2010 Population: 8,175,133

2010 Population Density: 27,012.46/square mile