Self-driving cars could actually make congestion much worse

Business Insider- by Graham Rapier - 02/10/2019
Self-driving cars may eventually eliminate the need for personal vehicles, but they may not lessen road congestion. New research from the Journal of Transportation Policy suggests traffic could even get worse as self-driving cars cruise empty on streets awaiting their next rider. The findings could be more fuel for those seeking to implement congestion charges in more cities.