Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Ison S. and Sagaris L. (2016)

Workshop 4 report: Developing inter-modal transport systems

Revista : Research in Transportation Economics
Volumen : 59
Páginas : 175-178
Tipo de publicación : ISI Ir a publicación


Workshop 4 explored the development of inter-modal transport systems in developed and developing economies worldwide, focusing on their characteristics, approach, design, performance, relative merits, challenges faced and their evaluation. The workshop examined the social, political, institutional, regulatory, and operational challenges in providing inter-modal transport. The workshop was based on thematic areas covering the key questions of: What is meant by inter-modal transport systems? What are the challenges to creating an inter-modal transport system? What is the role of active transport? How do we address the challenges and what are the recommendations for discussion at Thredbo 15?