How Governments Can Promote Automated Driving
41 Pages Posted: 19 Mar 2016 Last revised: 4 Feb 2021
Date Written: March 17, 2016
This Article presents steps that governments can take now to encourage the development, deployment, and use of automated road vehicles. After providing technical and legal context, it describes key administrative, legal, and community strategies. It concludes by urging policymakers to facilitate automated driving in part by expecting more from today’s drivers and vehicles.
Keywords: automated driving, autonomous driving, automated vehicle, autonomous vehicle, self-driving car, driverless car, connected car, automation, motor vehicle, regulation, legislation, ITS, V2V
JEL Classification: K30, L50, O38, R40
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