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Regulating App-Based Mobility Services

Roundtable Report, 27 August 2019

  • Maintain a permissive regulatory environment for new app-based mobility services.
  • Treat incumbent mobility providers and new market entrants equally.
  • Revise outdated and fragmented regulatory frameworks for mobility services.
  • Focus regulation on addressing clearly-identified market failures.
  • Take the broader urban policy environment into account when designing regulations.
  • Consider subsidies for app-based mobility services where appropriate and invest in supporting infrastructure.
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