Transportation, Communication and Sustainability : In Search of a Pathway to Comparative Research
AbstractThis paper maps out recent trends in transportation, communication and mobility, against the background of the need for comparative research on a Transatlantic basis. Particular attention is given to the importance of the ICT sector. Questions on comparability and transferability are dealt with, in particular from a sustainability perspective. The paper is concluded with an overview of future research challenges.
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transportation; communication; mobility; ICT;
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