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Chaddick in the News

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Fostering an understanding of strategies for effective land-use planning, urban development and transportation among a diverse national audience is one of the Chaddick Institute's most important functions. We provide a sampling of some of our recent media coverage below. Chaddick commentary can also regularly be heard on WBBM New Radio 780's Noon Business Hour program.

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Illinois Municipal League Review: Rapid Changes in Ridesharing (August 26, 2018)
Government Technology: Transit and Ride-Sharing Partnerships on the Rise, Despite Growing Pains (August 20, 2018)
Metro Magazine: New study explores transit partnerships with Lyft, Uber (August 6, 2018)
CityLab: Where Ride-Hailing and Transit Go Hand in Hand (August 3, 2018)
CityLab: The High Cost of Saving Travel Time (June 25, 2018)
Crain's Chicago Business: Maybe CTA should work with—not fight—Uber and Lyft (May 11, 2018)
Crain's Chicago Business: What's making traffic worse in Chicago? (March 16, 2018)
New Geography: Ground Transportation Gaps (February 2, 2018)
StreetsBlog: New Chaddick Institute Study Finds Increased Demand for Intercity Bus Travel (January 30, 2018)
Metro: Demand on the rise for intercity bus travel, study finds (January 29, 2018)
Chicago Tribune: Chicago sees drop in Divvy income following expansion into South, West sides (December 27, 2017)
StreetsBlog:New DePaul Report Takes a Deep Dive Into Divvy Data ;(December 20, 2017)
CityLab: Europe's Intercity Bus Juggernaut is Rolling into the U.S. (November 16, 2017)
Chicago Tribune: CTA, Metra rules don't stop tradition of Platform Politics (November 12, 2017)
State scoop: Even smart cities have a big transportation gap, study shows (August 28, 2017)
Dayton Daily News: Transportation study IDs Dayton as a ‘pocket of pain’ (August 24, 2017)
Columbus Dispatch: Lack of passenger trains, poor intercity bus service ding Columbus in transportation study (August 24, 2017)
DNA info: Transit-Oriented Development Proponents Admit 'We're Learning As We Go' (August 23, 2017)
Metro: Low gas prices, gaps in intercity rail, bus forcing more to drive (August 23, 2017)
Chicago Tribune: Chicago drivers pay more for downtown street parking than in any other U.S. city (July 13, 2017)

New Geography: Amtrak and Express Coach Lines: What's Competition Have To Do With It? (June 2, 2017)
Village Voice: Bus Operators Fear Getting Squeezed Out of a New Port Authority Terminal (January 17, 2017)
Cleveland Plain Dealer: Breaking the bus stigma: Today's motorcoaches are real alternatives for travel, industry experts say (January 16, 2017)
The Daily Herald: Metra hikes to electronic bikes: 2017's transportation forecast (January 2, 2017)
Chicago Sun Times DePaul Study: Bicyclists Have a Leg Up on Some Other Commuters (December 13, 2016)
Chicago Magazine: Cyclists Often Roll Through Intersections, and That Might be the Safer Choice (December 13, 2016)
Cycling Study: Bicyclists Should be Able to Perform the 'Idaho Stop' (December 12, 2016)
Chicago Tribune: Study: Relax Rules of Road for Bikes (December 12, 2016) - Front Page! [Click here to read the web version]
The Christian Science Monitor (AP): Seeking $15 wage and union rights, O'Hare airport workers vow to strike (November 21, 2016)
Chicago Tribune: Falling Prices for Rideshare Services Provide Competition for CTA (October 2, 2016)
Chicago Tribune: Six ways the city has imagined radically revamping O'Hare (September 19, 2016)
Chicago Tribune: Union Station Exhibit Takes a Ride through Movie History (August 24, 2016)
Houston Chronicle: Business Travelers on Board with Luxury Bus Services (August 15, 2016)
Forbes: UberPool & LyftLine Find the Gaps in Public Transit (July 29, 2016)
Crain's Chicago Business: Zipcar isn't a sin. Why tax it like one? (July 28, 2016)
New Geography: UberPool & LyftLine: How the New Carpools Will Change Travel (July 28, 2016)
Forbes: Are High Taxes Crippling the Car-Sharing Industry (July 26, 2016)
Wall Street Journal: Car-Sharing Industry Carries Heavy Tax Burden (July 22, 2016)
Associated Press:Chicago O'Hare Airport Plans Include More Gates, Amenities (July 15, 2016)

Philly.com: Bus Travel is Picking Up, Aided by Discount Operators (August 7, 2013)
ABC News: (TV Spot): DePaul Students Study Grocery Store Impact  (June 15, 2013)
USA TodayTablet use soars among U.S. airline passengers (May 22, 2013)
The New York TimesAnother Study Takes a Shot at FAA's Gadget Ban (May 22, 2013)
Chicago Tribune: Cost has Metra Leery of Wi-Fi (May 14, 2013)
Bloomberg: Stranding at 17 Below Zero Uncovers Gap in U.S. Bus Rules (April 2, 2013)
The Wall Street Journal: At Least the Price Is Right (March 29, 2013)
Chicago Tribune: Ethnic Groceries Now on the Map in DePaul Study (March 20, 2013)
International Business Times: Discount Bus Lines Like Megabus And Even Greyhound Are Building Empires Across America As Intercity Travel Booms (January 12, 2013)
Planetizen: Young Millennials and Reborn Downtowns Bring Buses Back (January 10, 2013)
Bloomberg News: Megabus, BoltBus Overcome U.S. Stigma With Cheap Travel (January 6, 2013)