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Sustainable Mobility in Metropolitan Regions

Insights from Interdisciplinary Research for Practice Application

  • Gebhard Wulfhorst
  • Stefan Klug

Part of the Studien zur Mobilitäts- und Verkehrsforschung book series (SZMV)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Innovative Policy Approaches

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
    2. Chelsea Tschoerner
      Pages 19-31
  3. Specific Target Groups

  4. Options of Change

  5. Conclusions and Outlook

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 189-189
    2. Stefan Klug, Julia Kinigadner, Montserrat Miramontes
      Pages 191-199
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 223-224

About this book

Introduction

This book is focussing on the results of the mobil.LAB Doctoral Research Group “Sustainable mobility in the metropolitan region of Munich” for its first phase. It highlights the key findings of young scientists from diverse disciplines on selected issues of sustainable mobility, such as neighbourhood mobility, sustainable modes, regional governance and spatial aspects. This includes insights of methods used to assess sustainable mobility, the way how to study and how to conceptualize sustainable development in each of the contributions. Each chapter is built on case studies in cooperation with practice partners and based on empirical data in the metropolitan region of Munich. Moreover, a common understanding of sustainable mobility in metropolitan regions and future research perspectives on mobility cultures are developed. In consequence, the knowledge and experiences are shared in order to generate strategies and actions to address, promote and support sustainable mobility in metropolitan regions. 

Contents
Introduction.- Innovative Policy Approaches.- Specific Target Groups.- Options of Change.- Conclusions and Outlook

Target Groups
Researchers, students and business professionals interested in mobility, urban transport planning and regional governance

The Editors
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gebhard Wulfhorst is Professor of Urban Structure and Transport Planning, Technical University of Munich. 
Dr. Stefan Klug is the coordinator of the mobil.LAB Doctoral Research Group, Technical University of Munich.

Keywords

Environmental Development Metropolitan Regions Mobility Costs Neighborhood mobility Sustainable Mobility

Editors and affiliations

  • Gebhard Wulfhorst
    • 1
  • Stefan Klug
    • 2
  1. 1.Technical University of Munich MunichGermany
  2. 2.Technical University of Munich MunichGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-658-14428-9
  • Copyright Information Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer VS, Wiesbaden
  • eBook Packages Social Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-3-658-14427-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-658-14428-9
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