QUT ePrints

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.

Abstract

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.

Impact and interest:

0 citations in Scopus
Search Google Scholar™
0 citations in Web of Science®

Citation countsare sourced monthly from Scopus and Web of Science® citation databases.

These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.

Citations counts from the Google Scholar™ indexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.

Full-text downloads:

1,370 since deposited on 09 Dec 2005
452 in the past twelve months

Full-text downloadsdisplays the total number of times this work’s files (e.g., a PDF) have been downloaded from QUT ePrints as well as the number of downloads in the previous 365 days. The count includes downloads for all files if a work has more than one.

ID Code: 2487
Item Type: Book Chapter
Additional Information: This is the author’s manuscript version of the work. It is posted here with permission of the copyright owner for your personal use only. No further distribution is permitted. For more information about this book please refer to the publisher's website (see link) or contact the author. Author contact details: l.ferreira@qut.edu.au
Additional URLs:
Keywords: E, business, assessment, transport impact, Australia
ISBN: 1853128651
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: 11 Aug 2011 03:31

Export: EndNote | Dublin Core | BibTeX

Repository Staff Only: item control page