Transport, Climate Change and the City

Transport, Climate Change and the City

A new book by Dr Robin Hickman and Prof David Banister seeks to develop achievable low CO2 emission futures for transport in a range of international case studies…

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TSU convenes experts to discuss the Scalar Politics of Transport

TSU convenes experts to discuss the Scalar Politics of Transport

We're now halfway through this year's annual TSU seminar series and the first two seminars have been a success…

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Dr Nihan Akyelken

Who we are

Dr Nihan Akyelken is a Research Fellow in Economic and Political Geography at the Transport Studies Unit …

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Our Research

The TSU takes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of transport futures, drawing on relevant, state-of-the art developments in geography, environmental and transport studies, economics, sociology, psychology and the engineering sciences. We also draw on the full spectrum of available methods and underpinning philosophies for our research. For information on our current and future research, please see our Research Agenda.

The research conducted at the TSU addresses transport from different thematic and methodological perspectives. We have four broad research themes:

Our current research projects include: