With UberX finally available in Saint Louis, Show-Me Institute staff decided to hold a race to see how the service can add to the city’s transportation options. The contestants, Nathan Coursey, Joseph Miller, and Brittany Wagner, took a taxi, an Uber car, and the MetroLink, respectively, from the Show-Me Institute office in St. Louis's Central West End to Mr. Curry’s downtown. Watch the video to see who prevails!

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About the Author

Joseph Miller
Joseph Miller was a policy analyst at the Show-Me Institute. He focused on infrastructure, transportation, and municipal issues. He grew up in Itasca, Ill., and earned an undergraduate degree from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and a master’s degree from the University of California-San Diego’s School of International Relations and Pacific Studies.
Brittany Wagner

Brittany Wagner was an education policy research assistant at the Show-Me Institute.

Nathan Coursey
Nathan Coursey is an intern at the Show-Me Institute. He recently received his Master's of Science degree in City and Regional Planning at The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech).
David Stokes

David Stokes is a Saint Louis native, he is a graduate of Saint Louis University High School and