Tag: demand based pricing

MBTA to try surge pricing for parking | CommonWealth Magazine

MBTA to try surge pricing for parking | CommonWealth Magazine

THE MBTA PLANS to adjust rates at its 99 parking facilities starting August 1 in a way that hikes prices at its busiest garages during the week and lowers them when and where customers are scarce – on weekends and at certain lots. The rate changes will be the first in 10 years at the […]

Aspen first-hour parking rates increase on Monday | Aspen Daily News

Aspen first-hour parking rates increase on Monday | Aspen Daily News

Drivers parking in the Aspen core will pay $6 per hour at the meter between 11 a.m. and 2:59 p.m., but will be able to park for free for 15 minutes once a day, starting on Monday. Doubling the current peak season first-hour rate of $3 is the city’s latest effort related to “demand-responsive parking […]

Parking Policy Is Hot, Thanks to Donald Shoup | CityLab

Parking Policy Is Hot, Thanks to Donald Shoup | CityLab

Your new book is full of recent success stories about cities enacting parking reforms—like parking benefit districts, maximum parking requirements, and dynamic pricing—from Houston to London to Beijing to Pasadena. Do you take pleasure in seeing policies born of all your years of under-the-radar labor finally taking hold? It’s been 13 years since my first […]

Broadway Sets Box-Office Record, Powered by ‘Hamilton’ and Springsteen | The New York Times

Broadway Sets Box-Office Record, Powered by ‘Hamilton’ and Springsteen | The New York Times

Dynamic pricing — the practice of varying prices to reflect consumer demand — is not new to Broadway. But this past season, producers became increasingly deft at it, and that’s why revenue is growing so much faster than attendance. Theatergoers generally pay a premium for a seat in the center orchestra. It often costs less […]

‘Surge pricing’ mooted for car parks in Adelaide’s CBD | INDaily

‘Surge pricing’ mooted for car parks in Adelaide’s CBD | INDaily

The council plans to replace the majority of the city’s 2800 ticketed on-street car parks with “smart-parking” technology by the middle of the year – and eventually, all of them. The smart parking program will see thousands of in-ground sensors installed in city car parks, and a new mobile application launched, to allow motorists to […]

Movie Ticket Prices Rise Close To 4% In Q1 Of 2018 | Deadline

Movie Ticket Prices Rise Close To 4% In Q1 Of 2018 | Deadline

Versus the final quarter of 2017, Q1 2018’s average price is down two cents, but it’s running ahead of the 2017 average of $8.97. Typically when we see a surge in pricing it’s largely attributed to the volume of moviegoers and their appetite for shelling out premium pricing for event titles (i.e. Imax, premium large […]

WeHo Parking Meter Rates to Climb 33% on July 1 | WEHOville

WeHo Parking Meter Rates to Climb 33% on July 1 | WEHOville

Parking on the street in West Hollywood will cost a third more with the City Council’s passage last night of a variety of changes in city fees. Parking at a street meter now costs $1.50 an hour. That price will rise to $2 an hour beginning July 1. The increase is expected to raise $1.78 […]

U of L moves to dynamic ticket pricing | The Louisville Cardinal

U of L moves to dynamic ticket pricing | The Louisville Cardinal

The University of Louisville Athletic Association hope to see game attendance increase by changing the way tickets are priced. ULAA passed a proposal on tickets at the April 13 meeting. Assistant Athletic Director Jeff Spoelker recommended U of L adopt dynamic pricing to give more people an opportunity to attend a game. “After some internal discussion we decided to try some […]

City official: Improving Poughkeepsie parking doesn’t require adding more spaces | Spectrum News

City official: Improving Poughkeepsie parking doesn’t require adding more spaces | Spectrum News

“It always comes back to parking,” Poughkeepsie Community Development Coordinator Paul Hesse said. “If your parking experience is good, your experience [in Poughkeepsie] might be good, and you’ll come back.” Hesse said research done in the last year finds that out of 7,100 parking spots in this area, just half are occupied during the busiest […]

Travel Experts Discuss “Dynamic Pricing” and How Industry is Beginning to Set Prices Based on Consumer Income/Shopping Habits | Markets Insider

Travel Experts Discuss “Dynamic Pricing” and How Industry is Beginning to Set Prices Based on Consumer Income/Shopping Habits | Markets Insider

NEW YORK, April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The term “Dynamic Pricing” has been bantered about the travel industry for quite a while, but it certainly didn’t originate there. The retail industry has been tracking consumer purchases for quite some time and pushing discounts and special offers on future products based on past purchases. What makes […]