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Most parking research to date has been conducted in Western countries. Parking: An International Perspective is different. Taking a planetary view of urbanism, this book examines parking policies in 12 cities on five continents: Auckland, Bangkok, Doha, Los Angeles, Melbourne, Nairobi, Rotterdam, Santiago, Sao Paulo, Shenzhen, Singapore, and Tokyo. Chapters are similarly structured, and contain detailed information about the current parking strategies and issues in these cities. The discussion of parking is placed in the context of transport, mobility, land-use, society, technology, and planning in each of these cities
- Features structured case studies focused on summarizing current and emerging trends in parking policy and practice in cities around the world
- Provides a systematic comparison of parking issues and approaches across a variety of situational and cultural contexts – examining each city’s transport modes, social trends, land use, technology and planning policies
- Offers a bridge between transport planning research and practice related to the latest trends in parking and parking space re-use
Academic researchers and graduate students in transportation modeling, planning and systems. Transportation practitioners involved in planning, feasibility studies, consultation and policy for transportation systems or infrastructure. Transportation public officials such as city managers, policy directors
1. Learning from parking reforms in other cities
2. Australia: Melbourne
Elizabeth Jean Taylor
3. Brazil: Sao Paulo
Marcela Alonso Ferreira, Hannah Arcuschin Machado, Fernando Túlio Salva Rocha Franco, Fernando de Mello Franco
4. Chile: Santiago
Víctor Rocco, Tomás Rossetti, Juan Carlos Muñoz
5. China: Shenzhen
Qian Liu, Zhan Guo
6. Japan: Tokyo
Hironori Kato, Satoru Kobayakawa
7. Kenya: Nairobi
8. The Netherlands: Rotterdam
9. New Zealand: Auckland
Peter Nunns, Stuart Donovan, Julie Anne Genter
10. Qatar: Doha
11. Singapore: Singapore
12. Thailand: Bangkok
Saksith Chalermpong, Apiwat Ratanawaraha
13. United States: Los Angeles
14. Setting the agenda for parking research in other cities
Dorina Pojani, Anthony Kimpton, Neil Sipe, Jonathan Corcoran, Iderlina Mateo-Babiano, Dominic Stead
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- © Elsevier 2020
- 20th November 2019
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Dorina Pojani is Senior Lecturer in urban planning at The University of Queensland, Australia. Her research interests encompass built environment topics (urban transport, design, and housing) in the Global North and South. She has held guest teaching and/or research positions in Austria, Chile, Italy, and the Netherlands.
Senior Lecturer in Urban Planning, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Queensland, Australia
Jonathan Corcoran is Professor in human geography at The University of Queensland, Australia. He serves as director of the Queensland Centre for Population Research and co-editor of Australian Population Studies. His research interests lie in the fields of demography, migration, and spatial science, with a focus on quantitative methods.
Professor in Human Geography, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Queensland, Australia
Neil Sipe is Professor in urban and regional planning at the University of Queensland, Australia, and serves as the editor-in-chief of Australian Planning. His research interests include transport and land use planning, natural resource management, and international comparisons of planning systems.
Professor in Urban and Regional Planning, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Queensland, Australia
Iderlina Mateo-Babiano is Senior Lecturer in urban planning at the University of Melbourne, Australia. An architect and transport planner by training, her research is concerned with placemaking, active travel, and gender issues in Australia and Asia. She investigates how people use and interact with place.
Senior Lecturer in Urban Planning, Melbourne School of Design, University of Melbourne, Australia
Dominic Stead is Associate Professor in urban and regional development at Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands. His research interests include comparative urban and regional governance, and policy transfer.
Associate Professor in Urban and Regional Development, Department of Urbanism, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
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