Data Science Summer School 2016 – Fare Share: Flow and Efficiency in NYC’s Taxi System


August 4, 2016


Jai Punjwani, Abraham Neuwirth, Marieme Toure, Fatima Chebchoub


Adelphi University, Touro College, CUNY New York City College of Technology, New York City College of Technology


In this talk we use data on every NYC taxi pickup and drop-off in 2013 to understand how people move throughout the city, how much skill is involved in driving a taxi, and how much carpooling can benefit the taxi system.