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Transport, Development and Sustainability Series

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This series focuses on material derived from the substantial ongoing research worldwide. Titles link the themes of transport, development and sustainability to other policy areas such as competitiveness, environment, cohesion, integration or social policy. All scales of decision-making and policy in transport are covered from the EU to the global, and from the EU to the national, regions and cities. Case study material covers modes of transport, participation, pollution, development and regeneration to illustrate their main themes.

7 Series Titles

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Barriers to Sustainable Transport Institutions, Regulation and Sustainability

Barriers to Sustainable Transport: Institutions, Regulation and Sustainability

1st Edition

Edited By Piet Rietveld, Roger R. Stough
August 07, 2015

The complexity of transportation systems and their negative social and environmental effects are today at the centre of attention. This book focuses on the impact of institutions and regulatory systems on transport systems and travel behaviour. While institutions appear to play an important ...

The Politics of Mobility Transport Planning, the Environment and Public Policy

The Politics of Mobility: Transport Planning, the Environment and Public Policy

1st Edition

By Geoff Vigar
January 11, 2002

Transport issues are critically embedded in everyday life. For this very reason, ways of addressing such issues are almost always hugely politically contentious, as a quick glance at local and national media will testify. Such contentiousness is growing as ever increasing mobility for many in ...

Unfare Solutions Local Earmarked Charges to Fund Public Transport

Unfare Solutions: Local Earmarked Charges to Fund Public Transport

1st Edition

Edited By Marcus Enoch, Peter Nijkamp, Stephen Potter, Barry Ubbels
January 11, 2013

Transport policy is an increasingly difficult area for all national governments and regional/local authorities. Tackling car use and realising a sustainable transport system appears to be very difficult. Developing public transport is seen as an increasingly important element in improving the ...

Unsustainable Transport City Transport in the New Century

Unsustainable Transport: City Transport in the New Century

1st Edition

By David Banister
July 12, 2005

This book addresses the links between transport and sustainable urban development, from an analysis of the global picture to issues in transport and energy intensity, public policy and the institutional and organisational constraints on change. The central part of the book explores these links...

Experimenting for Sustainable Transport The Approach of Strategic Niche Management

Experimenting for Sustainable Transport: The Approach of Strategic Niche Management

1st Edition

By Remco Hoogma, Rene Kemp, Johan Schot, Bernhard Truffer
October 18, 2002

Technological change is a central feature of modern societies and a powerful source for social change. There is an urgent task to direct these new technologies towards sustainability, but society lacks perspectives, instruments and policies to accomplish this. There is no blueprint for a ...

Transport Planning

Transport Planning

2nd Edition

By David Banister
June 28, 2002

Transport is central to many of the current planning and policy debates. Completely revised and restructured, the new edition of Transport Planning describes the evolution of transport policies and planning, linking the past with the contemporary and future debates. It is divided into two main ...

European Transport Policy and Sustainable Mobility

European Transport Policy and Sustainable Mobility

1st Edition

By Jonas Akerman, David Banister, Karl Dreborg, Peter Nijkamp, Ruggero Schleicher-Tappeser, Dominic Stead, Peter Steen
January 05, 2001

It is now widely accepted that transport is becoming increasingly unsustainable and that strong policy intervention is required to reduce both the growth in transport demand and the environmental costs of transport. This book challenges conventional approaches to transport by moving away from trend...

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