Areas of Expertise:
transportation and technology | transportation and the environment | public transportation systems
Juan Matute is the deputy director of both the UCLA Institute of Transportation Studies and an expert on transportation and land use and how technological innovations like driverless cars, electric vehicles and GPS mobile apps like Waze and Google Maps affect urban mobility and transportation accessibility, especially in Los Angeles.
Matute also examines sustainable transportation and land use, transit systems, and local government climate planning, specifically how local governments measure and manage greenhouse gas emissions.
Institute on Transportation Studies; Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies, UCLA Luskin