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Ding, Hongliang; N.N. Sze; Haojie Li; and Yanyong Guo
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Congestion charging is a technology designed to restrict traffic entering very congested urban areas, especially during peak hours. Congestion charging works by using electronic tolling equipment to cordon off an area of a city, usually the Central Business District, and charge drivers a toll for driving into the cordon area. Congestion pricing typically only operates during peak hours but can operate 24/7. Currently five cities have congestion pricing schemes, and more are considering them.

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Transport Policy, Volume 100, Pages 120-128.
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Affected Area and Residual Period of London Congestion Charging Scheme on Road Safety
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