Essays about: "urban public transport"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 127 essays containing the words urban public transport.

  1. 1. Commuting to Skåne’s Regional Centers - A Quantitative Study of Opportunities and Possible Consequences for Students

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Alva Rosager; [2019]
    Keywords : school commute; time geography; public transport; school choice; Skåne; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Region Skåne has designated seven regional centers in Skåne: Malmö, Lund, Helsingborg, Landskrona, Hässleholm, Kristianstad and Ystad. These centers are to be, among other things, providers of key services. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring the distribution of accessibility by public transport using spatial analysis : a case study for retail concentrations and public hospitals in Athens

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Evangelos Vafeiadis; [2019]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; spatial analysis; geographic weighted regression; spatial clustering; local indicators of spatial association; public transport; accessibility; Social Sciences; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the distribution of accessibility by public transport to retail concentrations and public hospitals in Athens, using spatial autocorrelation analysis based on Local Indicators of Spatial Autocorrelation (LISA) method and Geographically Weighted Regression (GWR). For this reason, the study area was divided in a 300x300 meter square grid of points representing the location points of the study. READ MORE

  3. 3. Accessible space? Urban youths’ needs and barriers in everyday life

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Diana Ekman; [2018-08-09]
    Keywords : accessibility; mobility; youth; urban; time geography; proximity;

    Abstract : In the light of new sustainability challenges in cities brought forward by increasing urbanpopulations, the realm of urban transportation research has gradually digressed from planningfor accessibility by mobility to instead emphasise the benefits of accessibility by proximity.This shift brings with it a possibility to elucidate and expand knowledge on population groupsthat previously have been neglected in earlier planning processes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Combining mobility demand and climate protection in urban transport systems. Obstacles and constraints in the case of Berlin

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Inga Stumpp; [2018]
    Keywords : climate compatibility; legitimacy; urban transport systems;

    Abstract : Transportation is an essential part of city life. However the extensive use of private cars in urban transport systems leads not only to a decrease in public health and quality of life but also drives global warming through the emission of GHG. READ MORE

  5. 5. Stadsmiljö i förändring : en studie i hur gator blev bilfria

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Axel Pihl; [2018]
    Keywords : bilfria gator; förändring; gågator; handelsgator; hållbar mobilitet; paradigmskifte;

    Abstract : Målet med den här uppsatsen är att undersöka hur bilfria gator vuxit fram i områden som tidigare varit trafikerade av bilar. De exempel som tas upp är alla av samma karaktär, det har tidigare varit gator med biltrafik men är idag bilfria. READ MORE