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Washington Post Snookered By Uber-Funded Study

Posted on July 24, 2015

A Washington Post op-ed published July 23 claimed a survey conducted by the Brilliant Corners firm showed most white and black Chicago residents believe taxi drivers are most likely to either refuse service to or give poor service to low-income and minority neighborhoods. One caveat not mentioned: Uber funded the study. blog article here

Related Topics: Chicago operators, client markets, customer service, media, taxis, TNCs, Uber

Comments ( 1 )
  • anthony

     | about 3 years ago

    The taxi drivers can determine if a "bad area" is worth going to or not. Gubers study is another waste of $$$$$$

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