Robin Chase

Robin Chase

Robin Chase is co-founder and former CEO of Zipcar and chair of NUMO, a global alliance that channels tech-based disruptions in urban transport.

a photo of drivers entering Manhattan

The Technology That Could Transform Congestion Pricing

As cities like New York move ahead with plans to charge motorists to enter certain urban areas, we need to think about the best ways to manage road tolling.

a photo of a man on an electric bike riding through heavy smog in Shanghai, China.

To Avoid Climate Disaster, Urban Transportation Must Change, Now

Cities have a key role to play in confronting climate change, and it starts with shared mobility—and taking back the streets from the private car.

Traffic on 42d St. in New York City.

If Your Car Is Stuck in Traffic, It's Not Uber and Lyft's Fault

Cities have been congested and transit has been poorly used for years before ride-hailing companies set up shop.

Will a World of Driverless Cars Be Heaven or Hell?

The answer depends in large part on whether we own autonomous vehicles or share them.