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  • 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...

  • Revision von Call Centernby Arbeitskreis "Interne Revision in der Versicherungswirtschaft" des Deutschen Instituts für Interne Revision e.V

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2009; US$ 26.89

    Der in vielen Branchen hohe Wettbewerbsdruck verstärkt bei den Unternehmen die Notwendigkeit der Differenzierung. Die Errichtung eines Call Centers ist eine Möglichkeit, sich erfolgreich im Markt darzustellen und zu differenzieren. Der Begriff ?Call Center? deckt dabei eine Vielzahl organisatorischer, technischer und rechtlicher Individuallösungen... more...

  • Verkehrsplanung deutscher Städte zwischen 1920 und 1960by Axel Düker

    Diplomica Verlag 2008; US$ 45.92

    Hauptbeschreibung Das hannoversche Straßensystem wurde in der Aufbauphase der Nachkriegszeit grundlegend neu strukturiert. Die Bombardierung durch Luftangriffe der Alliierte betraf in erheblichem Ausmaß das gesamte Stadtgebiet, die Innenstadt Hannovers wurde dabei fast völlig zerstört. Stadtplaner, Architekten und die politischen Institutionen der... 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...

  • In Search of the Grand Trunkby Ron Brown

    Dundurn 2011; US$ 24.99

    Discover the legacy and lore of Ontario's railway era by exploring the lost and abandoned rail lines that once were essential to the province's well-being. The over 20,000 kilometres of rail are now largely gone, but the remaining lines still retain vestiges of their former existence through stations, bridges, and scenic vistas. 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...

  • Eisenbahnen und Eisenbahnunternehmer in der Industriellen Revolutionby Volker Then

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 1997; US$ 28.45

    Volker Then behandelt ein für die Geschichte des 19. Jahrhunderts wichtiges Thema. Im Prozess der Industrialisierung war das neue Transportsystem Eisenbahn ja von größter Bedeutung. Die Untersuchung ist wirtschafts- und sozialgeschichtlich orientiert, verknüpft auch Unternehmergeschichte mit der Geschichte des Bürgertums. Es geht ebenso um die Entwicklung... 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...