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Urban transport

studies in economic policy

by M. E. Beesley

  • 284 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Butterworth in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • London.
    • Subjects:
    • Transportation -- England -- London.,
    • Cost effectiveness -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] M. E. Beesley.
      SeriesStudies in transport and regional economics
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE311.G72 L62
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[15], 413 p.
      Number of Pages413
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5090522M
      ISBN 100408704683
      LC Control Number74162008

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      Get this from a library! Making urban transport sustainable. [Nicholas Low; Brendan Gleeson;] -- This text looks at the future of urban transport. Money is being poured into roads, railways and airports at a time when the global atmosphere is threatened and oil production has reached its peak. The illustrated book published by ADB and GIZ highlights the transport challenges in Asian cities, including the growing trend towards We provide access to policy tools, good practices, approaches and technical assistance on sustainable urban mobility from around the world and show you how you can make the best use of them – for your city.

      IHS Jane's Urban Transport Systems provides a global synopsis of more than 1, manufacturers offering urban transport supplies and services, including . Who pays what for urban transport? - Hanbook of good practices 10 The decision makers and funding agencies must know who can pay and who must pay for urban transport: users, public bodies, employers, businesses? How should the various sources of financing be distributed and allocated to the various modes of transport?


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