ITLS in the News

  • Why touted public transport savings from competitive tendering are too high 16 Jun 2017

    Urban Melbourne

    Staff Member: John Stanley and David Hensher

    Urban Melbourne republished an article from The Conversation by John Stanley and David Hensher about why estimations of public transport savings from competitive tendering are too high.

  • The flagship Google feature that could have bolstered Google Flights’ launch 15 Jun 2017

    The New Daily

    Staff Member: Rico Merkert

    Professor Rico Merkert was quoted by The New Daily about the introduction of 'Google Flights' into Australia.

  • Autonomous Cars: Placing them in Context 14 Jun 2017

    ITLS Thinking Outside the Box

    Staff Member: David A. Hensher and John Stanley

    The Roads Australia National Conference  in Sydney (May 31, June 1, 2017) had a lot of presentations on autonomous cars  (ACs); and despite some suggesting we should go directly to level 5 fully  autonomous cars (in next few years), and with 5G communications we will then  also solve safety and have no congestion on our roads, some of us question this Read more

  • Geoffrey Clifton on ABC Radio (Sydney) 13 Jun 2017

    ABC Radio

    Staff Member: Geoffrey Clifton

    Dr Geoffrey Clifton was interviewed on ABC Radio (Sydney) about the upcoming NSW state budget.

  • Australian crawl: Four-hour commute for workers wanting to own a home 08 Jun 2017

    The Daily Telegraph, Herald Sun and News.com.au

    Staff Member: Geoffrey Clifton

    Geoffrey Clifton, from the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies, was interviewed for an article published by The Daily Telegraph, Herald Sun and News.com.au about the long commutes endured by home owners and home buyers forced out of the city by Sydney’s housing affordability crisis. The article was syndicated nationally.

  • What can be done to improve commercial viability of regional aviation in NSW/Australia? 31 May 2017

    ITLS Thinking Outside the Box

    Staff Member: Rico Merkert

    It is timely to ask what policymakers can do to improve commercial viability of regional aviation in Australia? Read more

  • Research finds Gold Coast light rail property value ‘sweet spot’ 30 May 2017

    Scimex

    Staff Member: Corinne Mulley

    Scimex mentioned research by The University of Sydney Business School about how property value rises when new public transport systems are launched. Professor Corrinne Mulley was quoted.

  • Geoffrey Clifton on ABC TV 27 May 2017

    ABC News

    Staff Member: Geoffrey Clifton

    Dr Geoffrey Clifton was interviewed by ABC TV News about the NSW Government’s plans to trial on-demand buses in Sydney. The coverage was syndicate nationally.

  • Uber for buses? The inner west might soon find out what that means 26 May 2017

    Sydney Morning Herald

    Staff Member: Corinne Mulley

    Professor Corinne Mulley was interviewed by the Sydney Morning Herald about the NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance’s vision for an on-demand, Uber-style bus operation in Sydney’s inner-west.

  • Westconnex tolls 24 May 2017

    2ser 107.3

    Staff Member: David Hensher

    Professor David Hensher was interviewed by 2SER about his forecasts of motorists’ negative responses to the additional road tolls planned as part of the Westconnex initiative infrastructure.

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