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Billy Fields

Dr. Fields is an expert in active transportation policies serving on the Transportation Research Board’s Bicycle Committee and previously serving as the Director of Research for the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy. He is the Associate Director of the Gulf Coast Center for Evacuation and Transportation Resiliency and Director of the Center for Urban and Public Affairs at the University of New Orleans.  Dr. Fields and serves as PI on local and national studies of active transportation.  

Transport Beyond Oil

Transport Beyond Oil

Policy Choices for a Multimodal Future

Seventy percent of the oil America uses each year goes to transportation. That means that the national oil addiction and all its consequences, from climate change to disastrous spills to dependence on foreign markets, can be greatly reduced by...