China: Explaining Ride-Hailing’s Rapid Rise

Shared Mobility in Practice How ride-hailing has gone from nonexistence to a mammoth industry in the space of a few years in the People’s Republic of China By Emma Latham-Jones and Will Duncan Along the Champs-Élysées of Shanghai, Huaihai Road, a woman is hovering on the pavement’s edge with her smartphone in hand, as she glances from her screen to the road and back again. … Continue reading China: Explaining Ride-Hailing’s Rapid Rise