Assessing the transport impacts of e-business in Australia
Ferreira, Luis, Smith, Nariida, & Mead, Elspeth J. (2001) Assessing the transport impacts of e-business in Australia. In Sucharov, L. & Brebbia, C.A. (Eds.) Urban Transport and the Environment VII. Wessex Institute of Technology Press, Southampton, U.K., pp. 233-244.
E-business (B2B and B2C) is expected to dramatically change the way business is conducted. Assessment of the likely impact of e-business on the transport system, and hence on the natural and built environment, is thus needed. This paper reports some early findings from a study to consider e-business trends and design a procedure for rating and ranking transport impacts of e-business for Australian conditions. The study is based on interviews with experts and the results of a review of current evidence. There is an emphasis on assessing likely environmental implications such as changes in levels of greenhouse gas emissions.
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|Keywords:||E, business, assessment, transport impact, Australia|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > CIVIL ENGINEERING (090500) > Transport Engineering (090507)|
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2001 Wessex Institute of Technology Press|
|Deposited On:||09 Dec 2005|
|Last Modified:||10 Aug 2011 17:31|
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