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Balz, V.E. (author), Stead, D. (author)
The last decade has witnessed various trends in decentralization of government responsibilities related to spatial planning in the Netherlands and this has resulted in a differing flexibility of the indicative planning frameworks for transport and spatial development. In this article we investigate whether and if so, how revisions of frameworks...
conference paper 2014
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Stead, D. (author), Susilo, Y.O. (author)
The transport sector is the largest and fastest growing consumer of energy in Europe, which poses a serious threat to Europe’s climate and environment. Over recent decades, increases in passenger and freight transport movements have both been responsible for this growth. These trends can be observed in most European countries including the...
conference paper 2009
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Stead, D. (author)
conference paper 2009
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Waterhout, B. (author), Faludi, A.K.F. (author), Stead, D. (author), Zonneveld, W. (author), Milder, J. (author), Nadin, V. (author)
This paper is a follow-up to the Chicago Round Table ‘Emergent Research Themes on European Territorial Governance’ in 2008 questioning the view of EU territory as the sum of mutually exclusive territories under nation-state control and pointing out the existence of overlapping jurisdictions. Themes were: (1) the relationship between the EU and...
conference paper 2009
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Stead, D. (author)
Numerous European programmes and initiatives have been instrumental in identifying a large (and increasing) number of examples of best practice (or good practice) in the field of spatial planning. In fact, there is now a profligacy of best practice, which means that many policy-makers are confronted with too much information if they try to...
conference paper 2009
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Stead, D. (author)
conference paper 2009
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Schremmer, C. (author), Stead, D. (author)
The FP7-funded SUME project (Sustainable Urban Metabolism for Europe) is focusing on the way how future urban systems can be designed to be consistently less damaging to the environment and particularly to climate change than in the present. Urban development scenarios linked with an agent-based urban metabolism model will try to demonstrate the...
conference paper 2009
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Stead, D. (author), De Jong, W.M. (author), Reinholde, I. (author)
European policies on urban transport policy attach great importance to the role of best practices in promoting urban sustainability. The underlying assumption appears to be that best practices are equally applicable and effective in other parts of Europe. However, the current size of the European Union and the diversity of member states,...
conference paper 2009
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Susilo, Y.O. (author), Stead, D. (author)
Using National Travel survey data from the Netherlands and the United Kingdom (UK), this paper examines how passenger transport emissions are divided across society and how similar this distribution is across these two countries. By looking across a series of data over time, the paper examines the extent to which the socio-economic...
conference paper 2009
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