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Mobility Practices, Value of Time and Transport Appraisal

31 January 2020

This paper discusses whether changes in mobility practices affect value of travel time savings. It...

Competition for Infrastructure Projects

24 January 2020

This paper investigates the level of competition for large road and rail infrastructure...

Dealing with the Obsolescence of Transport Infrastructure in Public-Private Partnerships

10 January 2020

This report examines how a public client can end a public-private partnership contract for...

Risk Allocation in Public-Private Partnerships and the Regulatory Asset Base Model

7 January 2020

The two existing models for delivering and managing privately financed infrastructure are the...

A Corporatised Delivery Model for the Australian Road Network

9 December 2019

This paper investigates the conditions of and argues for a shift towards a corporatised approach to...

Time Use and Values of Time and Reliability in the Netherlands

28 November 2019

This paper compares the survey results of three value of travel time (VTT) surveys conducted in the...

Automation and the Value of Time in Passenger Transport

9 October 2019

This paper reiterates the basic principles and rationale for valuing travel time savings. It...

The Role of Private Investment in Transport Infrastructure

13 September 2019

This paper investigates the case for mobilising private investment for infrastructure. Does private...

Public-Private Partnerships in Transport: Unbundling Prices from User Charges

20 August 2019

This paper presents a model intended to address certain downsides of Public-Private Partnerships (...

Uncertainty in Long-term Service Contracts

13 August 2019

This paper examines the effects of risk and uncertainty in public transport contracts for rail...

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