Figure 10: Ratio between turnover and employment in the different transport modes (2014)

BREXIT: transport and tourism – the consequences of a no-deal scenario

Original publication: September 2018 Authors: José Francisco PAPÍ FERRANDO, Raffaele ALFONSI, Sabine LANGER, Miguel TRONCOSO. Advisory and review team: Roland BLOMEYER, Kevin BORRAS, Haibo CHEN, Thierry VANELSLANDER, José Manuel VASSALLO. Short link to this post: Available languages: This study focuses on the impact and consequences of a potential ‘no-deal’ Read more…


Christmas is coming!

Volume 2, Issue 5, November 2017 The TRAN Committee of the European Parliament tackles issues of the most various kinds. This reflects the multifaceted nature of transport, which represents both a vital source of wealth and jobs, crucial for the economy and society, and a major environmental challenge. Taking full Read more…

Figure 74: China: example of hard sleeper “dormitory” accommodation

Passenger night trains in Europe: the end of the line?

Original publication: May 2017 Authors: Steer Davies Gleave: Gordon Bird, Jim Collins, Niccolò Da Settimo, Dick Dunmore, Simon Ellis, Mohammad Khan, Michelle Kwok, Tom Leach, Alberto Preti, Davide Ranghetti, Christoph Vollath Politecnico di Milano for Steer Davies Gleave: Paolo Beria, Antonio Laurino, Dario Nistri Short link to this post: Read more…

Figure 5: SOx Emission Control Areas

The EU Maritime Transport System: Focus on Ferries

Original publication: November 2016 Authors: TRT Trasporti e Territorio: Marco Brambilla, Angelo Martino Short link to this post: Available languages: This study analyses the specificities of the ferry industry in the light of European Union (EU) environmental, safety and services provisions in force. Future developments are discussed by addressing key issues Read more…