Can Taxis Survive the Rise of Ridesharing?

As the popularity of ridesharing grows, the taxi industry’s influence will decline and lawmakers will come under increased pressure to allow Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar drivers to work in their jurisdictions.

November 20, 2014
Book Forum

Boom Towns: Restoring the Urban American Dream

Featuring the author Stephen J. K. Walters, Professor of Economics, Loyola University Maryland; with comments by Richard E. Wagner, Professor of Economics, George Mason University; and Mark Zupan, Olin Professor of Economics and Public Policy, University of Rochester; moderated by Steve H. Hanke, Professor of Applied Economics, The Johns Hopkins University, and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.