• TRB 100th Annual Meeting - A Virtual Event

      January 2021

    • Online Program


Annual Meeting Event Detail

Workshop 1042

1042 – Pandemics, Storms, and Recessions: Estimating and Mitigating Significant Revenue Risks

Friday, January 22 2:00 PM- 5:00 PM ET
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Nathan Macek, WSP
Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Economics, Revenue, and Finance (AJE50)
Standing Committee on Transportation Planning Policy and Processes (AEP10)
Standing Committee on Strategic Management (AJE10)
Standing Committee on Data for Decision Making (AJE70)
Standing Committee on Economic Development and Land Use (AMS50)
Standing Committee on Public Transportation Planning and Development (AP025)
Standing Committee on Aviation Economics and Forecasting (AV040)

This workshop will consider methods and strategies for estimating and mitigating the risks posed by pandemics, storms, and economic downturns. These events may be sudden and unexpected, and significantly impact transportation agency finances. The workshop will include presentations of how agencies plan for and mitigate major revenue impacts, including strategies applied before, during and after the Covid-19 pandemic, breakout discussions of actions participants may undertake going forward, and a facilitated discussion among all panelists.

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Title Presentation Number
Washington State Experience: Recent COVID Impacts on Forecasting Transportation Revenues
Lizbeth Martin-Mahar, Washington State Department of Transportation
Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Public Transit Funding Needs in the U.S.
Jonathan Lee, EBP
California Example: Using Scenarios to Plan for Different Transportation Revenue Futures
Asha Agrawal, San Jose State University
Texas Experience: A State DOT Look at Navigating Revenue Risks
Marc Williams, Texas Department of Transportation
How Governments Should Approach Infrastructure Funding in Times of Economic Crisis
DJ Gribbin, Madrus, LLC
North Carolina Example: Exploring the Efficacy of Alternative Funding Mechanisms to Provide Transportation Revenue During the COVID-19 Pandemics
Md Mehedi Hasnat, North Carolina State University
Eleni Bardaka, North Carolina State University

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