Figure 1. Modal Split in cities with more than 500 000 inhabitants
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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: http://bit.ly/2NrNlTD Available languages: 1. Introduction Commercial success and massive uptake of services provided by companies such as Uber trigger a Read more…

Tourism and the Sharing Economy: Challenges and Opportunities for the EU
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Tourism and the Sharing Economy: Challenges and Opportunities for the EU

Original publication: October 2015 Authors: Partners: NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands: Paul Peeters, Corné Dijkmans, Ondrej Mitas, Boukje Strous, Jeroen Vinkensteijn Lead institution: The Institute of Transport & Tourism, University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom: Richard Weston Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2NrgJcD Available languages: Background Borrowing a Read more…

ANNEX B: DAILY RAIL PASSENGER FLOWS IN 2011
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Romania’s general transport master plan and rail system

Original publication: June 2015 Authors:  Marc Thomas, Research Administrator with the assistance of Caroline Rooks (trainee) and Roberto Calise (trainee) Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2SvS7D0 Available languages: Romania’s General Transport Master Plan is currently under preparation. This note summarizes its content with regard to rail transport. It also briefly Read more…

Transport in Turkey - Major trends and issues
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Transport in Turkey – Major Trends and Issues

Original publication: March 2015 Author: Marc Thomas, Research Administrator Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2Ak1ey8 Available languages: This overview of the current situation and trends in the Turkish transport sector was prepared to provide information to the Parliamentary Delegation to Turkey (7-9 April 2015). 1. Overview The transport sector in Read more…

Figure 2.5: At-risk-of-poverty rate and social exclusion benefits*
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Social Inclusion in EU Public Transport

Original publication: March 2015 Authors: Manuela Samek Lodovici and Nicoletta Torchio Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2A8UOSG Available languages: – Study: – Executive summary: This report describes the links between transport and social inclusion according to the recent literature and provides evidence regarding the population groups at greater risk of Read more…

Figure 50: Comparison of the carbon and energy flows in bioenergy and fossil energy systems (Berndes et al., 2010)
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The Impact of Biofuels on Transport and the Environment, and their Connection with Agricultural Development in Europe

Original publication: February 2015 Authors: Luisa Marelli, Monica Padella, Robert Edwards, Alberto Moro, Marina Kousoulidou, Jacopo Giuntoli, David Baxter, Veljko Vorkapic, Alessandro Agostini, Adrian O’Connell, Laura Lonza and Lilian Garcia-Lledo (European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Energy and Transport, Sustainable Transport Unit) Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2rwuiPj Available Read more…