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Uncovering the real potential for air-rail substitution : an exploratory analysis

Abstract:

While air to rail substitution is much discussed, in the literature and in the policy debate, there has still been no attempt to quantify the potential for such mode substitution in order to examine the extent to which High Speed Train (HST) might address the main problems faced by the air transport industry: the capacity shortage on the one hand and the environmental problem on the other. This chapter aims to fill this gap and to examine the worldwide potential for mode substitution based on...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Social Sciences Division - Centre for the Environment - Transport Studies Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Social Sciences Division - Centre for the Environment - Transport Studies Unit

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Publisher:
Springer London Publisher's website
Pages:
495-512
Host title:
Energy, Transport and the Environment
Publication date:
2012
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uuid:cca84cf2-80a6-4973-ac7d-0eaa8a0d925f
Local pid:
tsu:10066
ISBN:
978-1-4471-2716-1

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