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  • Trends in the Transport Sector 2000by OECD Publishing; European Conference of Ministers of Transport

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2000; US$ 33.00

    This publication gives the latest statistics on the situation of the transport market in Europe and presents charts which help show what changes have occurred between 1970 and 1998. Because it is published earlier than any other comparable study, this report provides the reader with first-hand figures about transport trends. It presents an analysis... more...

  • Effective Transport Policies for Corporate Mobility Managementby OECD Publishing; International Transport Forum

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 47.00

    Many companies and other large employers have put in place initiatives to address the traffic-related nuisances generated by their activities and, in particular, the traffic generated by their workers and customers. Such Corporate Mobility Management (CMM) initiatives are the focus of this report which investigates the success factors in individual... more...

  • Improving Reliability on Surface Transport Networksby OECD Publishing; International Transport Forum

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 67.00

    Passengers and freight shippers alike want reliable transport services.  Surprisingly, little research has been undertaken in incorporating reliability into the assessment of transport projects despite the increasing importance of scheduling in economic activities. This report provides policy makers with a framework to understand reliability issues,... more...

  • Policing Mass Transitby Kurt Nelson

    Charles C Thomas 1999; US$ 39.95

    This book is a comprehensive examination of the topics needed to insure the public's safety while using mass transit. Not only will law enforcement professionals and students find it a useful reference, it is also of benefit to transit managers and planners who need to incorporate safety and security design into a mass transit system. The first... more...

  • A Dictionary of Transport Analysisby Kenneth Button; Henry Vega; Peter Nijkamp

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 60.00

    This concise and clearly focused Dictionary, with contributions by the leading authorities in their fields, brings order and clarity to a topic that can suffer from confusion over terminology and concepts. It provides a bridge between the academic disciplines involved and illustrates the application of transportation policy that crosses a variety of... more...

  • Residential Self-Selection and Travelby W. Bohte

    IOS Press 2010; US$ 65.00

    Most Western national governments aim to influence individual travel patterns ? at least to some degree ? through the spatial planning of residential areas. Nevertheless, the extent to which the characteristics of the built environment influence travel behaviour remains the subject of debate among travel behaviour researchers. This work addresses the... more...

  • Trends in the Transport Sector 2011by OECD Publishing; International Transport Forum

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2011; US$ 39.00

    How have the passenger and freight transport sectors evolved in recent years and during the crisis? And what about road safety? This publication presents data on global trends in the transport sector with up-to-date figures on the impact of the recent economic crisis. In addition to highlighting major trends in the transport sector, this brochure provides... more...

  • The Theory and Method of Design and Optimization for Railway Intelligent Transportation Systems (RITS)by Wang Zhou; Jia Li-min

    Bentham Science Publishers 2011; US$ 64.00

    This book explains the theory and methods of system optimization design for railway intelligent transportation systems (RITS), which optimizes RITS total performance by decreasing the difficulty and cost of system development and increasing the system efficiency. Readers will understand key concepts of RITS and the latest research relevant to China... more...

  • Begutachtung im Verkehrsrechtby Hans-Thomas Haffner; Gisela Skopp; Matthias Graw

    Springer 2012; US$ 49.95

    Die Aufgabe des Gutachters im Gerichtsverfahren ist es, Juristen die Fachkenntnisse zu vermitteln, die f r die Beurteilung eines Sachverhalts notwendig sind. Um diesen Vermittlungsprozess im Bereich der Verkehrsmedizin zu unterst tzen, haben die Autoren das wissenschaftliche Basiswissen verst ndlich aufbereitet von der forensischen Toxikologie ber... more...

  • Sustainability Assessmentby Mohammad Ali

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 39.95

    Sustainability Assessment is a comprehensive compilation of all the known policy factors related to sustainability. This book outlines all of the elements and considerations of community aspects of policy evaluation in an effort to reduce the future consequences on resources and environmental sustainability. The basic assumption behind it is that... more...