Publication type: Conference paper
Type of review: Peer review (abstract)
Title: The dilemma with urban freight transport : least-cost principle to mitigate competition in infrastructure use
Authors: Scherrer, Maike
Eberle, Armin
et. al: No
Proceedings: Proceedings of the EurOMA 2020 Conference : Managing Operations for Impact
Conference details: EurOMA 2020 Conference (online), Warwick, United Kingdom, 29-30 June 2020
Issue Date: 29-Jun-2020
Publisher / Ed. Institution: European Operations Management Association
Language: English
Subjects: Urban freight transport; City logistics; Least-cost principle; Liveable city
Subject (DDC): 
Abstract: City infrastructure is suffering from multiple use, congestions, noise, air pollution at least at peak-hours. The increasing demand for e-commerce products aggravates this development even further. The paper at hand bases on the least-cost principle from economics and adapts it to the urban freight transport sector. With this, we show that both, logistics service providers and government have possibilities to not only extend infrastructure even further but can use additional measures to mitigate the multiple pressure on a city’s infrastructure.
Fulltext version: Published version
License (according to publishing contract): Licence according to publishing contract
Departement: School of Engineering
Organisational Unit: Institute of Sustainable Development (INE)
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