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 and logistics studies. 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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David Hensher is Professor of Management, and Founding Director of the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies. As an internationally recognised authority in the transport field and as Australia's most cited transport academic, David has recently been awarded an ARC grant of more than $400,000. The research will examine individual's changing travel behaviour in an effort to make accurate forecasts as to the risks associated with investment in major transport infrastructure. A recipient of several academic and industry awards as well as an extensive publication list, David contributes and advises at an executive level across many government and private sector organisations on matters related to transportation.
Latest Working Paper
Cost efficiency under negotiated performance based contracts and benchmarking - Are there gains through competitive tendering in the absence of an incumbent public monopolist?
David A. Hensher