Bus Transport

Bus Transport: Demand, Economics, Contracting, and Policy examines in one source the most critical and current research themes of public transport relevant to regulators, planners, operators, researchers and educators. It highlights the wider economic impacts of public transport and compares energy usage across all public transport modes. The book examines the evolving debate on Mobility as a Service (MaaS) and includes discussion of such themes as; public image issues, performance measurement and monitoring, contract procurement and design models, travel choice and demand, and global public transport reform. The book reflects the leading perspectives on the preservation and health of the bus sector, intending to move public transport reform forward. Compiles in one source up-to-date insights on important public transport themes, issues, and debates Examines a wide range of public transport topics in the multidisciplinary fields of economics, policy, operations, and planning Bridges the gap between scientific research and policy implementation

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  • Author : David A. Hensher
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 526 pages
  • ISBN : 0128203935
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Bus Transport

Bus Transport
  • Author : David A. Hensher
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 18 April 2020
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Bus Transport: Demand, Economics, Contracting, and Policy examines in one source the most critical and current research themes of public transport relevant to regulators, planners, operators, researchers and educators. It highlights the wider economic impacts of public transport and compares energy usage across all public transport modes. The book examines the evolving debate on Mobility as a Service (MaaS) and includes discussion of such themes as; public image issues, performance measurement and monitoring, contract procurement and design models, travel choice

Bus Transport

Bus Transport
  • Author : David A Hensher
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 January 2007
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The bus is the most patronised of all land–based public passenger mode but is seen as a somewhat unglamorous means of supporting mobility and accessibility, in contrast to rail – heavy and light, yet offers so much to the travelling public as well as offering attractive sustainability opportunities. This book reflects the author’s perspective on issues of importance to the preservation and health of the bus sector. The twenty one chapters cover the themes of institutional reform, performance measurement

Bus Transportation

Bus Transportation
  • Author : David A. Hensher
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 May 2020
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Bus Transport: Demand, Economics, Contracting, and Policy examines the most critical and current research themes of public transport regulators, planners, operators, researchers and educators. The book highlights the wider economic impacts of public transport and compares energy usage across all public transport modes. It examines the evolving debate of Mobility as a Service and includes discussion of such themes as public image issues, performance measurement and monitoring, procurement models, travel choice and demand, and global public transport reforms. This book

Productivity, Cost Structure, and Pricing in Urban Bus Transport

Productivity, Cost Structure, and Pricing in Urban Bus Transport
  • Author : Sanjay Kumar Singh
  • Publisher : Amani Int'l Publishers
  • Release : 16 August 2022
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Cities play a vital role in economic growth and prosperity. Sustainable development of cities largely depends upon their physical, social and institutional infrastructure. In this context, the importance of transportation system is paramount. Urban transportation is probably the single most important component instrumental in shaping urban development and urban living. While urban areas may be viewed asengines of growth, urban transport is, figuratively and literally, the wheel of that engine. As cities expand to the point where walking can no

Tool Kit for Public–Private Partnerships in Urban Bus Transport for the State of Maharashtra, India

Tool Kit for Public–Private Partnerships in Urban Bus Transport for the State of Maharashtra, India
  • Author : Anouj Mehta
  • Publisher : Asian Development Bank
  • Release : 01 May 2011
GET THIS BOOKTool Kit for Public–Private Partnerships in Urban Bus Transport for the State of Maharashtra, India

Public–private partnerships (PPPs) have been proven to catalyze both investments, for bridging investment gaps and improving efficiencies in delivery of services. The Government of India (GOI) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB), through a pioneering PPP Initiative "Mainstreaming PPPs in India," have therefore been supporting selected state PPP cells in creating an enabling environment by developing capacities, facilities, and PPP model structures for specific sectors. Improvements in urban infrastructure both for enhancing the quality of life and for increased

Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics
  • Author : Various
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 30 July 2021
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This set of previously out-of-print titles is an essential reference collection on the topic of transport economics. Providing in-depth analysis on a variety of aspects, including the economics of the airfreight, shipping and rail industries, it also examines the economics of road transport and more focused areas such as containerisation.

Sustainable Urban Transport in an Asian Context

Sustainable Urban Transport in an Asian Context
  • Author : Hitoshi Ieda
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 18 February 2010
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Systems of transportation long ago developed out of the profound human need to connect and communicate. Transport today is still the only means for the physical movement of goods and people. Alongside the evolution of transportation and communication technologies, the astounding phenomenon of urbanization has taken place. Cities have grown faster and larger, absorbing vast influxes of dwellers who seek convenient and comfortable lifestyles with the required fast, cheap, and safe systems of transport. Of the world's megacities, with populations

Restructuring Public Transport Through Bus Rapid Transit

Restructuring Public Transport Through Bus Rapid Transit
  • Author : Muñoz Abogabir Muñoz,Laurel Paget-Seekins
  • Publisher : Policy Press
  • Release : 10 January 2016
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Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) is commonly discussed as an affordable way for cities to build sustainable rapid transport infrastructure. This book is the first to offer an in-depth analysis of BRT, examining the opportunities it presents along with the significant challenges cities face in its implementation. A wide range of contributors from both developed and developing countries bring expertise in fields ranging from engineering, planning and public policy to economics and urban design to provide a big picture assessment of

Better Buses, Better Cities

Better Buses, Better Cities
  • Author : Steven Higashide
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 10 October 2019
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Imagine a bus system that is fast, frequent, and reliable--what would that change about your city? Buses can and should be the cornerstone of urban transportation. They offer affordable mobility and can connect citizens with every aspect of their lives. But in the US, they have long been an afterthought in budgeting and planning. Transit expert Steven Higashide uses real-world stories of reform to show us what a successful bus system looks like. Higashide explains how to marshal the public

Urban Transport XXV

Urban Transport XXV
  • Author : Passerini, G.,Borrego, C.
  • Publisher : WIT Press
  • Release : 13 September 2019
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Containing research from the 25th edition of the Urban Transport conference, the papers included in this book address the need to solve important pollution problems associated with urban transport. There is also a growing need for integration with telecommunications systems and IT applications in order to improve safety, security and efficiency.