Essays about: "the Shift to Mobility"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the words the Shift to Mobility.

  1. 1. Transit Oriented Development assessment of Handen Pendeltåg Station

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Cristina Covelli; [2019]
    Keywords : Transit Oriented Development TOD ; sustainable mobility patterns; land mix-use; densifying; walking; cycling; connect; shift; railway station; Handen.;

    Abstract : Transit Oriented Development theoretical and practical framework represents an important tool for municipalities, private actors and citizens to enhance quality of life in urban contexts. Planning cities that encourage sustainable mobility patterns can contribute to aim at diversifying land use and making cities more accessible, safer and attractive for people. READ MORE

  2. 2. Find Your Way in Landskrona - A design study towards active mobility enhancement through wayfinding in the urban areas

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Margaretha Liliana Situmorang; [2019]
    Keywords : urban design; walkability; urban transformation; train station; wayfinding; interaction; active mobility; active transport; Landskrona; accessibility; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : As the world gets more urbanised, numerous areas have been forced to develop rapidly into something larger, to provide cheaper living options, and faster mode of transportation. Despite the more convenient life’s mobility it leads to, many urban transformations can also create social drawback and hinder the real life interaction among its inhabitants, as a result of the unaccommodating built environment for seeing and meeting people in the urban settings. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is sharing really caring?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Sundara Deepan Nedumaran; Aron Tesfamichael; [2019]
    Keywords : Sharing Economy; Misbehaviour; Nudging; Deviance; Deterrence;

    Abstract : The current shift towards access-based consumption, referred to as the Sharing Economy, has been of interest for researchers and practitioners alike. Within this sharing economy, the usage of mobility services has quickly increased in popularity, especially scooter sharing. READ MORE

  4. 4. Flying to Thailand? Quantifying and Comparing Consumption Induced Carbon Emissions of B2C Car Sharing Users

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Samuel Kalb; [2019]
    Keywords : Car Sharing; Consumption Induced Carbon Emissions; Rebound Effects; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Car sharing (CS) is a growing phenomenon globally but its environmental implications are not yet fully explored. While many researchers agree that it could have multiple direct environmental benefits, indirect effects like carbon emissions induced through changed consumption patterns have been poorly explored. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessing the supplier selection problem for raw materials of different strategic importance. : Case study of a lithium-ion battery manufacturer in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Manuel Palacios; Bill Thernström; [2019]
    Keywords : Analytical Hierarchy Process; Supplier selection; Purchasing; Lithium-ion batteries;

    Abstract : Many sectors and industries are being pushed by policymakers and consumers towards an industrial transformation to become more sustainable. This in order to reduce the negative impact on the environment caused by the emissions of toxic substances and greenhouse gases, as well to promote more efficient use of resources. READ MORE