How does really expensive fuel affect you? The New York Times Op-Ed page asked 10 writers to ruminate on that question, and the responses are all over the map:
- The lure of staying home could have workers demanding tax changes that benefit telecommuters, thinks Nicole Belson Goluboff.
- Say goodbye to suburbia, says Allison Arieff: cities are more efficient.
- And Michael Paterniti certainly won't miss the great American road trip. Instead of watching cornfields go by at 70mph, people could hike and swim and (gasp!) read.
- If high gas prices aren't a deterrent enough, how about benefits for those who bike or take public transport, asks Robert Goodman.
See the other ideas by clicking the link below.