Transportation and Infrastructure Policy

Traffic on a waterfront road in New York City

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RAND addresses many of the pressing issues facing transportation planners, including how to plan for future mobility options, how to design communities to support multiple modes of transportation, and how to implement policies that advance transportation safety. Relatedly, this area of work in the IREP program of JIE explores the tradeoffs in developing infrastructure effectively and sustainably, and the challenges regarding which infrastructure investments to prioritize and how to pay for them.