REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson - An Uber app is seen on an iPhone in Beverly Hills, California, December 19, 2013.
Paper | Metropolitan Infrastructure Initiative
How Lyft and Uber can improve transit agency budgets
March 8, 2016,
The emergence of ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft seems to pose a direct challenge to the nation’s overburdened and underfunded transit agencies, potentially siphoning off patrons most able to pay full fare. Yet, amid competition, there exists a real opportunity for collaboration in providing mobility to the agencies’ neediest customers.