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- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 70.00
While deregulation and privatisation in the transport sector have led to increases in productivity in general, not all reform hopes have materialised. In particular, the reform of the provision of infrastructure services has not caused the expected mobilisation of private resources, and concession relations have been less stable and less efficiency-enhancing... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2007; US$ 40.00
Illustrates, methodologically and empirically, why and how the institutional and multi-actor environment impacts the analysis, evaluation and decision making as regards transport (infrastructure) projects in Europe. more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 18.00
This book offers: The latest information on a field of interest Training and educational requirements for each career Salary statistics for different positions within each field Up-to-date professional and Internet resources more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2008; US$ 40.00
Explores the numerous challenges to increase the use of intermodal transport systems in freight transport. This book provides an overview of the role of intermodal freight transport, addresses opportunities to significantly improve performance, and also demonstrates design and modelling tools used to analyse and support this performance. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2008; US$ 105.00
Surface transport plays a fundamental role in nearly all social and economic activity. Providing and maintaining the infrastructure consumes enormous resources. Thus, it is essential that this be carried out in the most efficient and effective way possible. . Many options are available to provide surface transport infrastructure public... more...
- International Labour Office 2006; US$ 19.95
Describes, in Part One, the importance of social dialogue in the ports industry during periods of structural adjustment, illustrated by port reforms in a number of countries. Examines, in Part Two, the phases of planning, initiating, implementing, monitoring and evaluating. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2007; US$ 84.00
Competitive tendering provides a way to introduce competition to railways whilst preserving an integrated network of services. It has been used for freight railways in some countries but is particularly attractive for passenger networks when subsidised services make competition between trains serving the same routes difficult or impossible to organise. This... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2007; US$ 63.00
Cost data for the construction and operation of facilities are essential for the evaluation of infrastructure services supplied by private or public providers. This roundtable examines what data is needed for evaluation; which methods best measure the efficiency of service provision and benchmark providers; how regulatory regimes impact costs;... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2008; US$ 182.00
The opportunities for individuals and businesses to benefit from globalisation are increased by efficient, cost-effective transport networks. A competitive, responsive, well-organised transport sector facilitates trade, but creating the conditions for this poses policy challenges that must be tackled if transport is to contribute fully to globalisation.... more...