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    Transport Management
    Postgraduate Programs

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    Program

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  • New Infrastructure Management
    Program

  • Logistics and Supply Chain
    Management Program

  • 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 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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Upcoming Seminar

Professor Steve Ison, Loughborough University

Emerging Issues in Parking Policy ...More »

12 Aug 2014 - 11:00 am

Our Experts

Rico Merkert
Rico Merkert

Dr Rico Merkert is Senior Lecturer in Aviation Management at the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies. 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 Associate Editor of the Journal of Air Transport Management.

In the Media

Stephen Greaves

Cyclist deaths expose culture clash on Sydney's congested roads
Bloomberg
21 Jul 2014

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Latest Working Paper

Open access for railways and transaction cost economics - management perspectives of Australia's rail companies

Rico Merkert and David A. Hensher

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