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 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

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

Assembling Bus Rapid Transit in the Global South

Assembling Bus Rapid Transit in the Global South
  • Author : Malve Jacobsen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 14 December 2020
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This book explores the mobile ethnography of Dar es Salaam, where consultants and politicians have planned and implemented a bus rapid transit (BRT) system for two decades. It analyses the dual processes of assembling BRT in the Tanzanian metropolis and establishing BRT as a policy model of and for the Global South. The book elucidates how policy models are constructed and circulated around the globe and depicts the processes by which they are translated between, and materialise within, specific contexts.

Better Buses, Better Cities

Better Buses, Better Cities
  • Author : Steven Higashide
  • Publisher : Island Press
  • 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. With a compelling narrative and actionable steps, Better Buses, Better Cities inspires us to fix the bus. Transit expert Steven Higashide shows us what a

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 : 07 May 2021
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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