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Choosing a Route for Commuting

Let’s say you travel to office by a flexible means of transport, that lets you choose the route on a daily basis. The simplest example is you drive your own car. Assume there are three routes for you to take: … Continue reading

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Travel Pricing

Let’s look at a simple example of travel pricing. Say there is a train route from Bangalore to Mumbai. Tickets are two way, for simplicity, with the onward journey on Friday, and the return journey on Sunday. Such tickets are … Continue reading

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Transportation

City traffic is tough to live with. Almost all major cities of the world suffer from congestion on the road. A majority of commuters in Bangalore spend around 1.5 to 2 hours everyday commuting to and from work. Any economist … Continue reading

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Autorickshaw Fares

Autorickshaw trips are priced by distance. This is something we have come to accept over time. However, this is not the only way, and may not be optimal either. There are several ingredients that go into hiring an auto – … Continue reading

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