C12.38 Transport and Geography

Session: Transformation of Transport Systems in Central and Eastern Europe 2

Chairpersons: Richard Knowles

Postsocialist transformation of transport systems in Central Europe and its impact on the accessibility in rural areas

Robert Guzik, Institute of Geography and Spatial Management, Jagiellonian University in Kraków

 

Construction of motorway and expressway network in Slovakia and its effects on regional development

Daniel Michniak, Department of Human and Regional Geography, Institute of Geography, Slovak Academy of Sciences

 

Ideology and mobility transformation in South-eastern Europe: The challenging environment for rail transport in Albania

Derek Hall, Seabank Associates in United Kingdom

 

The growth and contraction of industrial railway networks in Poland (1881-2010)

Ariel Ciechański, Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences

 

The possibilities of introducing light rail systems in medium-sized towns in Central Europe

Jakub Taczanowski, Arkadiusz Kołoś, Institute of Geography and Spatial Management, Jagiellonian University in Kraków