Focuses on the integration of land use and transportation planning, drawing from cases in both industrialized and developing countries.
Instructor: P. Christopher Zegras
TR (11:00-12:30) 5-234
Instructor: Nigel Wilson
Evolution and role of urban public transportation modes, systems, and services, focussing on bus and rail. Description of technological characteristics and their impacts on capacity, service quality, and cost.
TR (4:00-5:30) 1-150
Instructor: Joseph Coughlin, Frederick Salvucci
Examines the economic and political conflict between transportation and the environment. Investigates the role of government regulation, green business and transportation policy as a facilitator of economic development and environmental sustainability.
F (2:00-5:00) 5-134
Instructor: Jinhua Zhao
Examines the behavioral foundation for policy design, using urban transportation as examples. Introduces multiple frameworks of understanding travel behavior, rational or irrational, contrasting the perspectives of classic economic theory with behavioral economics and social psychology, and
W (5:00-8:00) 3-442