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COVID-19 and the value of safe transport

Kenneth B. Medlock III | Ted Temzelides | Shih Yu (Elsie) Hung

COVID-19 and the value of safe transport.

"The COVID-19 effect is likely to reduce the demand for public transport in favor of lower density alternatives," write the authors. Their study considers links between commuters' demographic factors and incidence of disease transmission, as well as the environmental implications of decreased ridership on public transport. Read the article in Scientific Reports here.