EcoProduction

Sustainable Transport

New Trends and Business Practices

Editors: Golinska, Paulina, Hajdul, Marcin (Eds.)

  • Highlights the emerging trends in transport sector regarding fulfillment of sustainable development policy
  • Provides a broad scope of viewpoints of different stakeholders
  • Emphasizes the difference between passenger and freight-goods sustainable transport
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About this book

The aim of the book is to present the emerging environmental issues in organization and management of transport logistics. The scope of the book includes set of solutions which show different stakeholders’ viewpoints on sustainability. It points out how the transport operations organized and conducted in companies and regions might be consistent with the concept of sustainable development. The scope of the book takes into consideration trade-off relations between actors directly and indirectly involved in transport networks. Therefore, the authors present, in individual chapters, innovative approach to eco-friendly organization and coordination of transport processes, as well as management of transport networks.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • European Union Policy for Sustainable Transport System: Challenges and Limitations

    Golinska, Paulina (et al.)

    Pages 3-19

  • Passenger Transport Interconnectivity as a Stimulator of Sustainable Transport Development in the European Union

    Bak, Monika (et al.)

    Pages 21-39

  • A Structured Approach for Assessing Sustainable Best Practices in Supply Chains

    Piotrowicz, Wojciech (et al.)

    Pages 41-65

  • Competitiveness of EU Region and Sustainable Development Policies Measures in Logistics: Experiences of Emilia Romagna

    Nowak, Piotr

    Pages 67-80

  • Coordination Model of Transport Processes Based on Sustainable Development Concept

    Hajdul, Marcin

    Pages 83-107

Buy this book

eBook $189.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-642-23550-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $239.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-23549-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $239.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-44381-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sustainable Transport
Book Subtitle
New Trends and Business Practices
Editors
  • Paulina Golinska
  • Marcin Hajdul
Series Title
EcoProduction
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-23550-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-23550-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-23549-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-44381-7
Series ISSN
2193-4614
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 346
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