Bikenomics: How Bicycling Can Save the Economy (Paperback)

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Bikenomics provides a surprising and compelling new perspective on the way we get around and on how we spend our money, as families and as a society. The book starts with a look at Americans' real transportation costs, and moves on to examine the current civic costs of our transportation system. Blue tells the stories of people, businesses, organizations, and cities who are investing in two-wheeled transportation. The multifaceted North American bicycle movement is revealed, with its contradictions, challenges, successes, and visions.

About the Author


Elly Blue is an author and activist who lives in Portland, Oregon. She writes about the economic and equity cases for bicycle transportation.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781621060031
ISBN-10: 1621060039
Publisher: Microcosm Publishing
Publication Date: December 2013
Pages: 191
Language: English