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Rail Research

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Competition for Infrastructure Projects

Discussion Paper, 24 January 2020

  • Athena Roumboutsos
    University of the Aegean, Chios
Rail, Road, Investment, Pricing, Taxation, Infrastructure

Time Use and Values of Time and Reliability in the Netherlands

Discussion Paper, 28 November 2019

  • Gerard de Jong
  • Marco Kouwenhoven
Aviation, Rail, Road, Technology, Innovation

Introducing Competition in the European Rail Sector

Discussion Paper, 13 November 2019

  • Yves Crozet
    University of Lyon
Rail, Other Topics

Rail Policy Insights

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What is the Value of Saving Travel Time?

Roundtable Report, 2 October 2019

  • Update the value of reductions in travel time periodically to reflect changes in preferences and travel patterns.
  • Account for the quality of travel conditions.
  • Employ stated preference surveys supported by other evidence for determining the value of reductions in travel time.
  • Investigate how the use of Big Data can improve understanding of travel behaviour.
  • Continue to use cost-benefit analysis in transport decision making.
  • Strengthen the link between modelling, appraisal, monitoring and evaluation.
Rail, Road, Traffic Volume, Usage, Demand, Technology, Innovation, Public Transport