Mobility and Transportation: Solutions for Future Megacities by Wulf-Holger ArndtMobility and Transportation: Solutions for Future Megacities by Wulf-Holger Arndt

Mobility and Transportation: Solutions for Future Megacities

EditorWulf-Holger Arndt

Paperback | February 28, 2015

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The increasing ubiquity of megacities, with their complex transport networks, poses daunting challenges both for city planners and municipal administrators--and for their overstrained budgets. However, this phenomenon also offers a real-time laboratory in which experts can attempt to identify mobility patterns that might promote energy efficiency and lower carbon emissions. In this volume, trans-disciplinary research teams collaborate with local stakeholders to develop sustainable transportation concepts for five cities across the globe: Gauteng, Hefei, Ho Chi Minh City, Hyderabad and Tehran-Karaj. The teams grapple with issues ranging from data collection and planning in ever-changing environments to the resistance of citizens to mammoth infrastructure projects. Mobility and Transportation is edited by Wulf-Holger Arndt, head of the Mobility and Space research unit at the Center for Technology and Society in Berlin and a leading authority on transportation and urban planning.
Title:Mobility and Transportation: Solutions for Future MegacitiesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 9.5 × 6.7 × 0.6 inPublished:February 28, 2015Publisher:JovisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3868592741

ISBN - 13:9783868592740

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