The End of Transit and the Beginning of the New Mobility: Policy Implications of Self‐​Driving Cars

Capitol Hill Briefing
October 15, 2014 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

2226 Rayburn House Office Building

Featuring Randal O’Toole, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; Marc Scribner, Research Fellow, Competitive Enterprise Institute; and Adam Thierer, Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center ; moderated by John Maniscalco, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.

Experimental self‐​driving cars will be on the market by 2020 and will radically transform the 21st century. What should Washington policymakers know about the future of American mobility? How will self‐​driving cars affect the viability of urban transit and regional planning? What kind of regulation will be needed to protect safety and privacy? Please join us for a preview of the future of American transportation.