C12.38 Transport and Geography

Session: Geographical Impacts of Transport Investment and Transport Policy Change 2

Chairperson: Yves Boquet

The geographic and economic development impacts of low-cost airlines in Peripheral Regions: Comparisons between the United States and Europe         

Andrew Goetz, University of Denver


Effects of toll-free expressways on population movement    

Daniel Mabazza (1), Tohru Tamura (2)

(1) Department of Geography, University of the Philippines Diliman

(2) Division of Engineering and Policy for Cold Regional Environment, Hokkaido University


Linking the islands: A comparison between Japan and the Philippines      

Yves Boquet, Universite de Bourgogne


Economic impacts on cities of investment in light rail systems        

Richard Knowles (1), Fiona Ferbrache (2)

(1) School of Environment and Life Sciences, University of Salford

(2) School of Geography, Oxford University