Garrett will use the award to support his ESD MPhil dissertation research into electric and automnomous vehicles. He will conduct interviews with industry experts in Silicon Valley to test and refine bottom-up economic models for a system of shared, autonomous, electric cars. The work will be further informed with observations of driverless car technology in development and deployed in public.
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