publication . Other literature type . 2017

Exploring the economic impacts of agglomeration economies in urban rail projects

Gwee, Tat Meng;
  • Published: 15 Jan 2017
  • Publisher: Figshare
Abstract
In recent years, the potential to produce economic benefits has become increasingly important to the decision-making process for urban passenger rail investments. Such benefits are seen as a motivation for rail investment either by encouraging jobs to locate in a particular location or by opening up new journey-to-work opportunities for residential areas. However, while a significant portion of the benefits (e.g. travel time savings) are already well captured under the present Cost-Benefit Analysis (CBA) methodology, the current conventional frameworks do not take into consideration other potentially significant impacts such as agglomeration benefits in producti...
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free text keywords: Uncategorized, agglomeration economies, 1959.1/476339, urban rail, thesis(doctorate), ethesis-20110210-21262, productivity impacts, open access, monash:63580, 2010
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