Altruism and the Escalator
Sam Schwartz weighs in on the escalator walk or stand debate, and suggests commuters may never take the rational option.
“In the U.S., self-interest dominates our behavior on the road, on escalators and anywhere there is a capacity problem. I don’t believe Americans, any longer (if they ever did), have a rational button.”
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Why You Shouldn’t Walk on Escalators, NY Times
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