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A surge in ‘surge pricing’


Uber and Lyft rides are in a state of perpetual surge pricing, said Mariella Moon in “In the event that the demand outstrips supply, ride-hailing services typically resort to surge pricing,” using an algorithm to raise fares to entice more drivers to service a certain area. But “surge pricing has been more common recently” as more people start

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