Promote research to evaluate impacts and identify best practices from transportation projects that incorporate pricing in project planning, programming, development and implementation, as well as in post-implementation operations and evaluation.
- Conduct peer reviews of papers submitted to TRB about transportation pricing applications.
- Identify, develop, and disseminate research needs statements (RNS) for use by practitioners, researchers, and others. Maintain these statements on the TRB RNS web site.
- Monitor the activities of industry associations (e.g., AASHTO, APTA, IBTTA, MBUFA, AMPO, etc.) and content on their respective web sites, recommending additions or updates, and seeking opportunities for collaboration.
- Provide input and assistance to USDOT in defining the future of congestion pricing and in addressing needs at the facility, corridor and network level, as well as establishing a vision for local, state and federal roles.