Techniques and methodologies and results of trying to evaluate how/whether a country is meeting its urban transport needs. Examples from India are discussed.
Evaluating Country Performance in Meeting Urnan Transport Needs
Jyot Chadha, World Resources Institute (WRI)
Amit Bhatt, Embarq
Techniques, Methodologies and Results of trying to evaluate whether a country is actually meeting the urban transport needs, why not and what then?
Free Transit.... Utopia, Myth or Reality in Urban Latin America....????
Juan-Carlos Munoz, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
Discussion of the concept of "free transit" as applied to Urban Latin America, its potential and possibilities..??!!
Reforming Bus Transit Subsidies in Shenzhen, China
Jiawen Yang, Peking University
Practically all urban transit systems subsidize users based on age, income and/or disability. This presentation covers the recent reforms/changes to the urban transit subsidy system in Shenzhen, China in the context of "Welfare Efficiency"