Title

KEEPING PACE WITH URBAN TRANSPORTATION DEVELOPMENTS: AN INTERNATIONAL REVIEW OF SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT RESEARCH

Authors

B E. HORN

Document Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

1981

Subject Area

operations - capacity, operations - traffic, infrastructure - vehicle, infrastructure - bus/tram priority, infrastructure - bus/tram priority, infrastructure - bus/tram lane, land use - planning, policy - parking, organisation - management, place - urban, mode - bus, mode - subway/metro, mode - carpool

Keywords

Vehicular traffic control, Urban transportation, Urban planning, TSM, Traveled way, Transportation systems management, Transportation system management, Transportation planning, Transportation industry, Transportation, Transport, Traffic management (Traffic control), Traffic lanes, Town planning, Street traffic control, Roadway, Road transportation, Reserved lanes, Priority lanes, Parking capacity, Parking, Motorways, Metropolitan area planning, Management, Intracity transportation, HOV lanes, Highway transportation, Highway traffic control, High occupancy vehicle lanes, Freeways, Electronics, Diamond lanes, Controlled access highways, Community planning, City planning, Carriageways, Carpool lanes, Bus priority

Abstract

The paper presents a review of the literature that deals with assessing practice and research on traffic and transportation management issues, including studies on area traffic control systems, electronics aids for freeway operation, traffic operation at sites of temporary obstruction, capacity of at-grade junctions, traffic corridor control, bus lanes and busway systems, integrated urban traffic management, energy problems an urban and suburban transport and traffic measurement methods.