The missing ingredient in many operational studies of public
transport patronage prediction is a matrix of direct and cross fare
elasticities which relate to specific fare classes within a choice
set of fare class ...
This paper was presented at a VicRoads Workshop for road
safety engineers, held in Geelong on 2-5 June, 1996. It presents
an overview of accident analysis and investigation, with particular
emphasis on the role which ...
Papers presented at workshop on “Designing Transport & Urban
Forms for the Australia of the 21st Century” on Tuesday 30 April
1996 at the Institute of Transport Studies (Sydney), University of
Sydney. Four papers ...
Freight transport is a key component of the role for roads in the
national economy, particularly in urban areas, but our
understanding of the urban freight transport system is very
limited. Until recently there were ...
Accessibility by High Speed Rail (HSR) services between major
cities within a nation and across borders is growing in popularity.
Currently 15 nations are evaluating new HSR along the lines of the
successful systems in ...
This paper examines the utilisation of commercial vehicles in the
greater Sydney metropolitan region. It is based on an analysis of
data from the 1991/92 Commercial Vehicle Survey (CVS)
undertaken by the Transport Data ...
This paper reviews the broad literature on the value of travel time
savings. Specific consideration is given to the economic theoretic
foundations and their translation into suitable empirical models;
the distinction ...
This paper looks at the theory of contestable markets as it
relates to the aviation industry, particularly its contribution
to the deregulation debate and subsequent extension to the
evaluation of welfare benefits in ...
Policies of deregulation, privatisation and, especially, rationalisation are being
increasingly adopted as mechanisms for a competitive and more market oriented
approach to transport supply, particularly in rural areas. ...
The selling of long-distance travel as a package has its origins in the latter half of the last
century and the practice has been instrumental in turning travel into a consumer item.
Packaging is found to be significant ...