Figure 7 Younger people driving license trend from international data

New Trends in Transport Demand and Related Impact on Transport Systems and Patterns

Original publication: October 2015 Authors: Greg Marsden, Peter Atkinson, Julian Burkinshaw, Holly Edwards, Ian Jones, Karen Lucas, Giulio Mattioli, Kate Palmer, Louise Reardon, Zia Wadud, Tony Whiteing, Magda Cepeda (Leeds) and Janine Morley (Lancaster) Short link to this post: Available languages: This study was published in the reference document “The World is Changing. Read more…


Integrity and Good Governance in Sport

Original publication: December 2015 Author: David Walsh Short link to this post: Available languages: Executive Summary The author describes his progress from sports enthusiast to sceptic following repeated  experiences, as a journalist, of frauds in high-level sports including athletics and swimming but especially cycling. These frauds involved performance-enhancing drugs Read more…

Adriatic and Ionian region: socioeconomic analysis and assessment of transport and energy links

Adriatic and Ionian region: socio-economic analysis and assessment of transport and energy links

Original publication: December 2015 Authors: Kovacevic Aleksandar, Pagella Paolo, Business Integration Partners SPA Short link to this post: Available languages: This study is aimed at describing the socio-economic situation and the state of play of energy, transport and tourism linkages in the Adriatic and Ionian Region. It identifies development Read more…

FIGURE 1.6.1: Average annual international plaice landings (2010-2013) in the Baltic Sea per statistical ICES rectangle

Options of Handling Choke Species in the View of the EU Landing Obligation – The Baltic Plaice Example

Original publication: December 2015 Authors: Thünen Institute of Baltic Sea Fisheries: Christopher ZIMMERMANN, Sarah B. M. KRAAK, Uwe KRUMME, Juan SANTOS, Sven STÖTERA, Lena VON NORDHEIM Short link to this post: Available languages: Background In May 2013, the reformed EU Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) was adopted (European Union 2013). One of the Read more…

Figure 19: Geometric assessment of structural alignment using LCW measurements

The Impact of Higher or Lower Weight and Volume of Cars on Road Safety, Particularly for Vulnerable Users

Original publication: November 2015 Authors: TRL Limited, United Kingdom: Richard Cuerden, Mervyn Edwards, Matthias Seidl Short link to this post: Available languages: Introduction The road environment, road users and the make-up of the vehicle fleet are changing in the European Union. Current societal trends, such as an increase in the number of Read more…

Figure 18: Northern stock: Age structure of sardine in Subarea VIIIa,b (Bay of Biscay)

Sardine Fisheries: Resource Assessment and Social and Economic Situation

Original publication: November 2015 Authors: Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera (IPMA, I.P.): Alexandra Silva, Ana Moreno Instituto Español de Oceanografía (IEO): Isabel Riveiro, Begoña Santos Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM), Universidade de Aveiro: Cristina Pita University of Santiago de Compostela (USC), Campus Do*Mar – International Campus Read more…

Figure 2: ITI - Limburg, Belgium

Tools to support the territorial and urban dimension in cohesion policy: Integrated Territorial Investment (ITI) and Community-Led Local Development (CLLD)

Original publication: October 2015 Author: Filipa Azevedo, Research Administrator Short link to this post: Available languages: 1. Introduction For the 2014-2020 programming period the regulations encourage the usage of integrated and place-based oriented approaches to foster economic, social and territorial cohesion, at the same time putting a greater weight Read more…

Figure 1. Modal Split in cities with more than 500 000 inhabitants

Social, Economic and Legal Consequences of Uber and Similar Transportation Network Companies (TNCs)

Original publication: October 2015 Authors: Filipa Azevedo, Policy Department B: Structural and Cohesion Policies Mariusz Maciejewski, Policy Department A: Economic, Scientific and Quality of Life Policies Short link to this post: Available languages: 1. Introduction Commercial success and massive uptake of services provided by companies such as Uber trigger a Read more…