Availability vs. Reliability – The key to understanding urban transportation

Urban Transportation Video #2.

Why can we find Uber only in Metropolis while Taxi stations prosper also in Smallville? Why can’t ride-hailing services win those small towns?

Presenting a 2D conceptual map of Availability vs. Reliability to understand the different mobility options behavior.

Uber Game Economics 101

Have you ever thought about the game plan of the big transportation companies conquering the world? Ride hailing companies like Uber or Lyft, bike and e-scooter sharing companies like Bird or Lime and more. All these have a unique Game Economics that determine their strategy. So let’s understand some of the rules that govern these companies. As usual, this is a very technical post, written for those that really need to understand the game.

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