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Author Monios, Jason, author

Title Institutional challenges to intermodal transport and logistics : governance in port regionalisation and hinterland integration / by Jason Monios
Published Farnham : Ashgate, 2014


Description 1 online resource
Series Transport and Mobility Series
Transport and mobility series.
Contents The geography of intermodal transport and logistics -- The role of institutions in intermodal transport and logistics -- Case study (Europe): intermodal terminals -- Case study (UK): intermodal logistics -- Case study (USA): intermodal corridor -- Institutional challenges to intermodal transport and logistics -- Institutional adaptation and the future of intermodal transport and logistics
Summary "This book provides an overview of intermodal transport and logistics including the policy background, emerging industry trends and academic approaches. Establishing the three key features of intermodal transport geography as intermodal terminals, inland logistics and hinterland corridors, Jason Monios takes an institutional approach to understanding the difficulties of successful intermodal transport and logistics. Key areas of investigation include the policy and planning background, the roles of public and private stakeholders and the identification of emerging strategy conflicts"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Freight and freightage -- Management -- Case studies
Freight and freightage -- Planning
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industries -- Transportation.
TRANSPORTATION -- Public Transportation.
Freight and freightage -- Management
Freight and freightage -- Planning
Genre/Form Electronic books
Case studies
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781472423221