The Long Road Home

The Long Road Home

Thu, 05/21/2015

This week, AgeLab/UTC director Joseph Coughlin and research associate Luke Yoquinto co-authored a piece in Slate on the profound unsung implications of the autonomous car. Titled "The Long Road Home," the piece used an urban planning phenomenon known as Marchetti's constant to argue that high-speed, autonomous cars could lead people to commute extremely long distances.

The piece can be read here.

 

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