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  • Railway Reformby OECD Publishing; European Conference of Ministers of Transport

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2001; US$ 71.00

    This report examines the form regulation should take in rail freight markets to promote efficiency in railways and the wider economy. It analyses issues of monopoly, scale economies, competition, mergers, ownership and the structure of the rail industry. Experience in North America, Australia, Japan, the European Union and countries from eastern and... more...

  • 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...

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

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2009; US$ 25.57

    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$ 43.65

    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...