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Managing Supply Chain and Logistics: Competitive Strategy for a Sustainable Future

by Ling Li

Managing Supply Chain and Logistics: Competitive Strategy for a Sustainable Future explores practical ways of investing in a sustainable future through real-world cases which demonstrate various supply chain...


On the Buses

by Lawrence Martin

A riveting tale of the evolution of automated fare collection systems written by a project manager who was working on the inside,

The Melbourne Metcard system developed in 1995 was the first multi-modal system...


Mister Moffat's Opus

by Stan Moore

For America, the twenties were boom times.  New ideas and inventions cascaded almost daily.     Anything was possible.

There were challenges.  Running trains over the highest route in North America, Rollins...


The Archaeology of Coastal Bengal

by Rupendra Kumar Chattopadhyay

Research work on coastal Bengal has mostly focused on maritime trading networks. In a clear departure from the existing scholarship, this volume questions the linearity of considering trade as the sole determinant...


Road Safety Annual Report 2017

by Collectif

pThe IRTAD Road Safety Annual Report 2017 provides an overview of road safety performance for 2015 in 40 countries, with preliminary data for 2016, and detailed reports for each country. It includes tables with...


ITF Transport Outlook 2017

by Collectif

pThe ITF Transport Outlook provides an overview of recent trends and near-term prospects for the transport sector at a global level, as well as long-term prospects for transport demand to 2050, for freight (maritime,...


Improving the Practice of Transport Project Appraisal

by Collective

pCost-benefit analysis (CBA) is indispensable for making good decisions on what transport projects to fund. It essentially aims to figure out which projects offer the best value for money. However, the practical...


Moving Freight with Better Trucks

by Collective

pThis report identifies potential improvements in terms of more effective safety and environmental regulation for trucks, backed by better systems of enforcement, and identifies opportunities for greater efficiency...


Stimulating Low-Carbon Vehicle Technologies

by Collective

pGovernments around the world are increasingly intervening in automobile markets to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions of CO2 from new vehicles. This report reviews the rationale for such intervention...


Competitive Interaction between Airports, Airlines and High-Speed Rail

by Collective

pHow should airports be regulated to contain market power? This round table proceedings first examines whether they need to be regulated at all. It concludes that because regulation is inevitably imperfect and...


Trends in the Transport Sector 2009

by Collective

pThis publication presents the most up-to-date statistics on transport markets in International Transport Forum countries for the period 1970-2007, including charts to highlight the major trends. Published earlier...


Port Competition and Hinterland Connections

by Collective

pThisem Round Table/em publication discusses the policy and regulatory challenges posed by the rapidly changing port environment. The sector has changed tremendously in recent decades with technological and...


Intermodal Transport

by Collective

pTurkey’s continuing economic expansion depends on the diversification of its transport modes and especially on the development of efficient multimodal services. Its role as a hub for Europe, Asia, and the...


Cognitive Impairment, Mental Health and Transport

by Collective

Cognitive impairment and mental health affect a large number of people, for whom the use of public transport can present a challenge. This book examines this neglected area, presenting various suggestions from...


Drugs and Driving

by Collective

Driving while impaired by drugs – whether licit or illicit – has emerged as an important road safety issue. This report provides a state-of-the-art review of the role and impact of drugs in road accident...


Implementing Congestion Charges

by Collective

Recent advances in the scientific understanding of urban traffic congestion have only strengthened the already solid case for congestion charges as an element of a successful urban transport policy. But examples...


Trends in the Transport Sector 2010

by Collective

How have the passenger and freight transport sectors evolved in recent years? And what about road safety? This publication presents the most up-to-date statistics on transport markets in International Transport...


The Future for Interurban Passenger Transport

by Collective

Economic growth, trade and the concentration of population in large cities will intensify demand for interurban transport services. Concurrently, the need to manage environmental impacts effectively will increase....


Integration and Competition between Transport and Logistics Businesses

by Collective

Some very large multinational transport and logistics firms have emerged to provide integrated transport services to shippers in the globalised economy. Do these firms escape regulatory oversight from national...


Effective Transport Policies for Corporate Mobility Management

by Collective

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....