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Road Infrastructure, Inclusive Development and Traffic Safety in Korea Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/0416051e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/urban-rural-and-regional-development/road-infrastructure-inclusive-development-and-traffic-safety-in-korea_9789264255517-en
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This report combines empirical research on the relationship between road infrastructure, inclusive economic development and traffic safety with an assessment of policies and governance structures to help governments find ways to create effective,...
Policy Strategies for Vehicle Electrification Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jrvzrldjs8n.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/transport/policy-strategies-for-vehicle-electrification_5jrvzrldjs8n-en
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An increase in the market share of electric vehicles is one possible policy strategy for greenhouse gas (GHG) abatement. Many governments have introduced schemes to increase the market uptake – fiscal incentives, subsidies and various regulatory policies such as support for charging stations,...

Statistics

Container transport Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/transport/container-transport.htm
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Container transport refers to the transportation of goods in standardized re-sealable transportation boxes by rail and sea.
Adapting Transport Policy to Climate Change Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/7415011e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/transport/adapting-transport-policy-to-climate-change_9789282107928-en
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Transport accounts for nearly a quarter of anthropogenic carbon dioxide emissions. The price attached to these emissions is critical to climate policies and emissions mitigation efforts in the sector. As the impact of emissions on climate does not...
Shifting towards Low Carbon Mobility Systems Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jrvzrjggnhh.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/transport/shifting-towards-low-carbon-mobility-systems_5jrvzrjggnhh-en
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Private motorised vehicles account today for 90% of total surface transport1 CO2 emissions. Car fleets are growing rapidly in many cities in the developing world, where population and income growth will be concentrated in the coming decades. For example, whilst urban agglomerations with more...
 
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Thematic Video on Transport

The volume of global transport could double or even quadruple by 2050 and for the industrialised OECD area, surface passenger travel (measured in vehicle-kilometres) is projected to grow by 50-60%.
 
 
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