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Intermodal exchange stations in the city of Madrid
Año:2012
Áreas de investigación
  • Ingenierías,
  • Transporte
Datos
Descripción
The City of Madrid is putting into operation Intermodal Exchange Stations (IESs) to make connections between urban and suburban transportation modes easier for users of public transportation. The purpose of this article is to valuate the actual effects that the implementation of IESs in the City of Madrid has on the affected stakeholders: users, public transportation operators, infrastructure managers, the government, the abutters and other citizens. We develop a methodology intended to help assess the welfare gains and losses for each stakeholder. Then we apply this methodology to the case study of the Avenida de America IES in the city of Madrid. We found that it is indeed possible to arrive at win-win solutions for the funding of urban transportation infrastructure, as long as the cost-benefit ratio of the project is high enough. Commuters save travel time. Bus companies diminish their costs of operation. The abutters gain in quality of life. The private operator of the infrastructure makes a fair profit. And the government is able to promote these infrastructure facilities without pending more of its scarce budgetary resources.
Internacional
Si
JCR del ISI
Si
Título de la revista
Transportation
ISSN
0049-4488
Factor de impacto JCR
1,657
Información de impacto
Datos JCR del año 2011
Volumen
39
DOI
Número de revista
5
Desde la página
975
Hasta la página
995
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Participantes
  • Autor: Jose Manuel Vassallo Magro (UPM)
  • Autor: Floridea Di Ciommo . (UPM)
  • Autor: Alvaro Garcia Castro (UPM)
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  • Creador: Centro o Instituto I+D+i: Centro de Investigación del Transporte
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