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Why the Taxi Drivers’ Wife is Keeping You From Getting a Taxi

“Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.” ~ William Congreve, 1697 You can never find a taxi in Paris. or so goes the old adage. But if you want to blame someone for this, don’t get snarky with the drivers themselves. Blame their wives.
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Taxis, regulated vs desire-based supply and demand: why it matters

Since the beginning of 2014 there’s been a lot of public debate about what’s happening between taxis and VTCs/minicabs/black cars in France. After five days of strikes by taxis demanding the abolition of all VTCs, after countless articles and media reports on the topic, and after a (temporary?) moratorium put in place by the government
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What the Conseil Constitutionnel’s Decision Means for VTCs & Their Customers

A week ago the Conseil Constitutionnel announced its decision on the constitutionality of three key points in the Loi Thévenoud, proposed last year. Specifically that VTCs :
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