Economics & Policy

Moderator: Elisabete Arsenio (LNEC)

Rapporteurs: Afroditi Anagnostopoulou (CERTH-HIT), Anu Tuominen (VTT), Petra Wagner (AIT)

Composition: 37 experts from 25 Institutes

The scope of the Economics and Policy Thematic Group is : transport policy evaluation; cost-benefit analysis and social acceptance of emerging transport technologies/new mobility services; socio-technical transition/societal changes and policy impact assessment; business models for transport deployment; and financing transport, Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) and regulation.


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Publication of Position Papers

Participation in Conferences

  • Two Invited Sessions at TRA 2014 on – “Passenger travel behaviour changes in cities and metropolitan areas: What are the emerging challenges to transport policy in Europe?” ; on –“Towards an Efficient Roads Safety Public Policy? Insights from Economic Theory (part 1) and Case Studies (part 2), Paris, April 2014
  • International Transport Forum, Leipzig, 2013
  • Workshop on financial Instruments in cities in a period of recession, Amsterdam, October 2012

EU funded projects

  • CLOSER (2011), TEA COST Action (2012)