Book Chapter

Social exclusion and transport in an aging and shrinking society

Makoto Chikarashi, Janet Stanley, Akimasa Fujiwara, Junyi Zhang

Routledge Handbook of Transport in Asia | Routledge | Published : 2018


Asian transportation systems and services, as well as their usage, are fraught with challenges. This handbook therefore seeks to examine the possible solutions to the problems faced by the region. It illustrates the history of transportation development in Asia and provides a comprehensive overview of research on urban and intercity transport. Presenting an extensive literature review and detailed summaries of the major findings and methodologies, this book also offers suggestions for future research activities from top-level international researchers.