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TCM Effectiveness

Some relevant studies regarding TCM effectiveness are cited below. While many methods have been developed, the ability of practitioners to successfully analyze TCMs still relies heavily on the assumptions that go into the analysis. The data limitations regarding cost-effectiveness and difficulties associated with identifying the "true" costs and benefits make this process even more complex. The effectiveness of TCM activities is often small relative to the size and complexity of a communities' transportation network. It often takes a number of TCMs working in tandem to produce a synergy necessary to see the cumulative effects of such strategies. It also takes creativity in developing new approaches such as parking cashout, carsharing or pay at the pump insurance. Currently there is a need for more pre and post analysis to determine how effective TCMs can be.

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Updated: 08/02/2012
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