Road Pricing for Travel Demand Management

Road Pricing for Travel Demand Management
Road Pricing for Travel Demand Management
Sector:Transport Undertaken By: Institute of Urban Transport Recent Publication:2017

Indian cities are witnessing a rapid increase in the share of trips made by privately owned motorised vehicles. This is leading to externalities like increased air pollution, energy consumption and congestion. It is important to introduce appropriate pricing mechanisms that dis-incentivise the use of private vehicles and curb the related negative externalities.