*Staff Writer, The New Yorker
*Wrote the piece "Stuck in Traffic" in the September 2, 2002 issue
*Author, Nobrow: The Culture of Marketing- The Marketing of Culture (Simon & Schuster, 1997)
*Administrator, Federal Highway Administration
*Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle
*Professor of Economics, Seattle University, Seattle, Wash.
Most urban commuters spend more than sixty hours a year ....sitting in traffic. In the same amount of time, you could take semester of french classes or watch the Godfather trilogy... six times. Traffic congestio for on the next Talk of the Nation form NPR News.