Executive summary

The concept of cab sharing is comparatively new in India. However, looking at the heavy congestion of
traffic due to lack of infrastructure, it has become very important to optimize the utilization of existing
resources. Thus, we feel a strong reason to research on this topic since this has very good futuristic
scope in emerging economies like India.

Cab driver’s Environmental
benefit benefit

Customer’s
benefit

Cab driver:

 Maximization of revenues
 Maximization of capacity utilization
 Safety
 Lesser congestion on roads

Customer’s benefit:
 Lower per head costs
 Safety
 Comfortable travel

Environmental
 Lesser air pollution
 Lesser noise pollution
 Lesser need for concretization of cities

Hypothesis: Cab sharing or Car Pooling will not help in any way to reduce the congestion on roads