Following rumors about a venture capital round that would put the valuation of ride-sharing startup at up to $17 billion, ULI senior visiting fellow Gabe Klein was on Bloomberg TV’s Street Smart to talk about Zipcar, Uber, and car-free households.

Before entering the public sector, Klein served as a regional vice president for Zipcar from 2002 through 2006, where he helped make car sharing a viable business in the Washington metro area and beyond. Here’s the video: