In the NYT’s Economix blog, Nancy Folbre, an economics professor at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, looks at the connection between infrastructure spending and bicycle ridership, as well as the benefits of promoting bicycle use.
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Posted 7.6.11 in Policy & Infrastructure | Bookmark or Share
The evidence of the economic benefits of bicycling for transportation continues to grow.
Fascinating how far behind Europe NA is when it comes to cycling and public transport. Things that simply make common sense, have been proven in Europe, and that even a duck can quack are just barely coming to our politians’ awareness. Oh boy…