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- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 67.00
Europe?s rail-freight market is undergoing sweeping change. While an expanding long-distance export market is favourable to rail transport, railways have been steadily losing market share to road hauliers. The reasons for this are numerous and range from a sub-standard quality of service, lack of sophisticated computer technology and transport logistics,... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2005; US$ 33.00
How have the passenger and freight transport sectors evolved since 1970? How is road safety faring? This publication presents the most up-to-date statistics on transport markets in Europe, together with charts highlighting the major trends. Published earlier than comparable studies, this report provides the reader with first-hand figures on key... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2003; US$ 44.00
How do we tackle road accidents and account for what can be contrasting situations between countries? What trends emerge from recent statistics and what are the underlying factors? What are the main road safety measures recently adopted? The Statistical Report on Road Accidents is a reference work designed for all those interested in these questions. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2003; US$ 126.00
Large-scale sporting, cultural and festive events are increasing in number; however, no two such events are quite the same. This is obvious when one compares an event like the World Cup with the Tour de France cycling competition. Each event has its own distinctive characteristics. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2003; US$ 58.00
Proceedings of the International Seminar, December 2002 The aim of the seminar was to review the key determinants of transport demand, both inside and outside the field of traditional transport Ministry responsibilities, and to identify measures for influencing these key factors. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2003; US$ 42.00
Transport policy may well have reached a turning point. It will not be possible to manage projected traffic growth using traditional methods that concentrate on increasing infrastructure capacity. New incentives, new pricing, and new instruments to better manage investment and demand are all required. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 39.00
Cycling is an essential part of intermodal urban travel. While trends in car use continue to grow, cycling is increasingly recognised for its contribution as a clean and sustainable mode of transportation. This report brings together the experience of 21 countries and 7 municipalities in developing and implementing policies and measures to promote... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2005; US$ 61.00
With the dramatic increase in air transport due to the deregulation of the airline industry, transport policy is confronted with new challenges to provide land transport connections to airports. The Round Table discussed how the requirements of ensuring efficient land transport connectivity depend on the market structure of the airline industry and... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2005; US$ 49.00
In many nations with mature road networks, new road construction typically accounts for around 50% of the road budget. Much of the remainder of national road budgets is spent on maintenance and rehabilitation of existing roads. Current road construction methods and materials contribute to this outcome. more...
- CRC Press 2002; US$ 275.00
Transportation engineering and transportation planning are two sides of the same coin aiming at the design of an efficient infrastructure and service to meet the growing needs for accessibility and mobility. Many well-designed transport systems that meet these needs are based on a solid understanding of human behavior. Since transportation systems... more...