Texto para Discussão, Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (IPEA) 2198
In recent years in Brazil, with the increase in motorized individual transport, population mobility conditions are degrading too, mainly due to the growth in traffic accidents with victims, urban congestion and also the vehicle pollutants. From this context, we tried to start a debate on the most important challenges to provide Brazilian cities with better mobility systems. This paper presents some of these challenges highlighted by the author, also discussing public policies necessary to overcome the problems exposed.
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