Thinking Economic Transformation, by Mitch Ratcliffe
Author: Mitch Ratcliffe
Mitch Ratcliffe is a veteran entrepreneur, journalist and business model hacker. He operates this site, which is a collection of the blogs he's published over the years, as well as an archive of his professional publishing record. As always, this is a work in progress. Such is life.
Uber is bringing its penchant for upsetting entrenched operators to a new target: the Washington bureaucrats who oversee timeworn rules on expenses. The taxi-booking group is smarting over guidelines that let government workers recoup transport
Mitch’s Quick Take: This is a realistic projection, based on uptake of digital technology and the early, high cost of autonomous vehicles. We may have 5 percent autonomous car penetration by 2025, but won’t approach a majority of vehicles until around 2045.