• New Logistics, Supply Chain, Infrastructure and Transport Management
    Postgraduate Programs

  • New
    Aviation Management
    Program

  • New
    Ports and Maritime Logistics Program

  • New
    Infrastructure Management
    Program

  • New Logistics and Supply Chain
    Management Program

  • New Transport Planning
    and Management
    Program

Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies

The Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies (ITLS) undertakes graduate teaching, management development programs, grant and contract research and development in the fields of transport, infrastructure, logistics and supply chain management. ITLS is part of Australia's Key Centre of Excellence in Transport Research and Education an international collaboration at three nodes: ITLS Sydney, ITS Monash and ITLS Africa.

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Our Experts

Rico Merkert
Rico Merkert

Dr Rico Merkert is Senior Lecturer in Aviation Management and Director of the Higher Degree by Research Program (Progressions) at the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies. Rico is a Fellow of The Higher Education Academy (FHEA) and an appointed member of the U.S. Transportation Research Board (TRB) standing Committees on a) Aviation Economics and b) Light Commercial and General Aviation. He has worked in the automotive industry, and has extensive experience in both the aviation and the rail sector. He currently works on projects related to air transport viability and is an expert in benchmarking, transport economics, policy and management (including strategy, M&A and finance). Rico has advised a wide range of clients and is Co-Editor of the Journal of Air Transport Management.

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In the Media

Michiel Bliemer

Building more roads is not 21st century thinking
Sydney Morning Herald, Canberra Times and The Age
12 Jan 2015

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Latest Working Paper

The Impact of Bus Rapid Transit on Housing Price and Accessibility Changes in Sydney: a Repeat Sales Approach

Corinne Mulley and Chi-Hong Tsai

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UITP (International Association of Public Transport)