En Route to Better Performance: Tackling the Complexities of Public Transport Governance

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Abstract

Travelling in most cities today is time consuming, uncomfortable, and unsafe. Excessive traffic congestion significantly restricts people’s access to basic services and opportunities, and ultimately impacts individuals’ fundamental right to freedom of movement. Moreover, increased emissions from vehicles are at the root of the global climate emergency, affecting not only the entire urban population, but also jeopardising future generations. It is imperative to change this trajectory and drive cities towards more sustainable mobility. A modal shift away from cars, with increased usage of public transport (hereafter PT), is key for this.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Delft University of Technology
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Veeneman, W.W., Supervisor
  • van de Velde, D.M., Advisor
Award date31 Mar 2020
Print ISBNs978-94-6384-122-1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2020

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