C12.38 Transport and Geography

Session: Geographical Impacts of Transport Investment and Transport Policy Change 1

Chairperson: Richard Knowles

Change of spatio-temporal accessibility by high-speed train in Japan        

Koichi Tanaka (1), Emi Kainuma (2)

(1) College of Humanities, Ibaraki University

(2) Faculty of Geo-environmental Science, Rissho University


The regional and urban impacts of high-speed rail on economic development in Taiwan 

Linna Li, Becky P.Y. Loo, Department of Geography, The University of Hong Kong


Spatial effects of high-speed rail network in Eastern Asia    

Jin Fengjun, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences


Urban changes and high-speed rail in Spanish cities          

Carmen Bellet, Universitat de Lleida


Changes in accessibility in the European Union 2001-2012: The role of transport investments, borders and regional economies   

Maria Henar Salas-Olmedo, Patricia García-Alonso, Javier Guiérrez, Geografia Humana, Universidad Complutense de Madrid