Strategy Vision and Policy Recommendations on China’s Sustainable Transport

All authors:
Zhou, W., Szyliowicz, J.
Host organisation: CoE Beijing, P. R. China
Country: China
Publication year: 2006
Published in:
World Transport Policy & Practice,Vol. 12.4., 2006
Research theme: Environment and Climate Change, Policy and Planning
Keywords:
integrated transport system, modal mix
Type:
Research article
Summary:
The strategic vision in transport sector is to establish an integrated transport system which is safe, efficient, convenient for passengers and environmental-friendly. The paper, at first, sets the strategic goal for transport development and then provides policy recommendations for reaching that goal, which specifically include administrative reform, economic measures, integrated planning, equity promotion, mobility management, and environmental protection. The six aspects are described in details, which can be an positive measure package to solve the current problems in transport sector and to realize the strategic vision of building an integrated transport system with efficiency, convenience and sustainability.

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