The Canadian Press

2015-07-19 | Taxi Industry Uber Reforms

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Economists and policy experts are questioning whether Canada's mayors have the courage to deregulate the taxi industry. Sunil Johal with the Mowat Centre at the University of Toronto says the permit-system is antiquated and new technologies such as the one used by Uber drivers provide cheaper and more efficient ways of driving people around. (Johal says companies such as Uber are here to stay and politicians should deregulate the taxi industry.)

Date: 2015-07-19
Placeline: MONTREAL.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << you have somebody who has a car and they are safe driver and they are properly insured why don't they have the right to pick people up and take them on trips I mean essentially if you did that eventually the market would sort itself out >>