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NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR ON-DEMAND SHARED-RIDE SERVICES TO DELIVER MODAL SHIFT AND INCLUSIVE TRAVEL (2019)
Presentation / Conference
Calvert, T., Jain, J., Parkhurst, G., Shergold, I., & Ward, S. (2019, July). NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR ON-DEMAND SHARED-RIDE SERVICES TO DELIVER MODAL SHIFT AND INCLUSIVE TRAVEL. Paper presented at 17th Annual Transport Practitioners Meeting, Oxford

On-demand shared-ride services promise new opportunities for modal shift and inclusive travel. This paper draws on evidence from the industrial-collaborative project ‘Mobility on Demand Laboratory Environment’ (MODLE) which has piloted a range of suc... Read More about NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR ON-DEMAND SHARED-RIDE SERVICES TO DELIVER MODAL SHIFT AND INCLUSIVE TRAVEL.

Business models being trialled in the shared-ride on-demand niche, and challenges and barriers encountered. (2019)
Presentation / Conference
Calvert, T., Ward, S., Shergold, I., Parkhurst, G., & Jain, J. (2019, July). Business models being trialled in the shared-ride on-demand niche, and challenges and barriers encountered. Paper presented at Universities' Transport Study Group (UTSG) 51st Annual Conference, Leeds, UK

This paper evaluates the growing range of business models being applied within on-demand shared-ride road transport niches. Whilst examples of such services are long-standing; arguably as old as road passenger transport, new technologies have opened... Read More about Business models being trialled in the shared-ride on-demand niche, and challenges and barriers encountered..

Residential through traffic: Quantitative evidence from participant observation (2017)
Journal Article
Ward, S. (2017). Residential through traffic: Quantitative evidence from participant observation. World Transport Policy and Practice, 23(1), 7-19

Concerns about the effects of traffic levels on the life of neighbourhoods are very common. This paper uses participant observation to show how one community was able to organise and administer traffic surveys to obtain quantitative evidence of their... Read More about Residential through traffic: Quantitative evidence from participant observation.


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