Joint Subcommittees

Activities of joint subcommittees include organizing conference sessions at TRB Annual Meetings, planning special conferences, and serving as a forum for discussions.

Economics of Pricing

The Economics of Pricing Joint Subcommittee is a collaborative effort between TRB committees: ABE20 Transportation Economics and ABE25 Congestion Pricing. The subject of pricing traverses the missions of these committees because the policy objectives in pricing include:

  • raising revenue
  • recovering costs
  • influencing behavior
  • achieving equity or other social objectives

Darren Timothy serves as chair.

Public-Private Partnerships

Jennifer Mayer is heading up a new joint subcommittee on Public-Private Partnerships. This is a joint subcommittee between ABE20 Transportation Economics, ABE10 Revenue and Finance, ALO10 Transportation and Law and AFH15 Project Delivery Methods. 

If you would like to be part of this subcommittee please contact Jennifer by email and let her know of your interest. If you would also be willing to serve as a liaison between that subcommittee and the Transportation Economics Committee to help keep members up to date on each others' activities please let Mark Burris know by email.

Parking Pricing

Rachel Weinberger is the Chair of the Parking Pricing subcommittee. This is a joint subcommittee between ABE20 Transportation Economics and ABE50 Transportation Demand Management. Visit the Parking Management Joint Subcommittee site for more information.

Risk and Resilience Assessment and Planning

Transportation Economics committee have adopted a new joint subcommittee.  The other parent committee is the ABE40 Committee on Critical Transportation Infrastructure Protection.  Silvana Croope is the Chair of this joint sub-committee.