Measuring Transport Equity
  • Release Date : 15 June 2019
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Categories : Business & Economics
  • Pages : 256 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128148181
  • ISBN 10 : 0128148187
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Synopsis : Measuring Transport Equity written by Karen Lucas, published by Elsevier which was released on 15 June 2019. Download Measuring Transport Equity Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Measuring Transport Equity provides a methodology with the potential to shape the transportation decision-making processes, thus allowing for the adoption of more equitable transport solutions. Focusing on numerous applied methodological approaches to transport equity assessment, the book formalizes the disciplinary practice, definitions and methodologies for transport equity. In addition, it recognizes the different types of equity and acknowledges that each requires their own assessment methodologies. Bringing together the most up-to-date perspectives and practical approaches for assessing transportation accessibility, environmental impacts, health and wellbeing, the book sets standards for researchers, policymakers and practitioners for conducting social impact analyses. Written by a collection of top researchers in the transport field Shows how to apply transport equity measurement ideas in the real-world through case study examples Covers emerging transport topics, including the use of the Gini index for measuring inequality Includes learning aids, such as methodology, application, policy relevance and further reading