LONDON BUS TENDERING: AN OVERVIEW.
organisation - regulation, mode - bus, mode - mass transit
United Kingdom, Transit, Public transit, Outsourcing, Mass transit, London (England), Local transit, Great Britain, Deregulation, Contracting out, Bus lines
Competitive tendering for bus services was introduced to London in 1984. This paper focuses on the impact of tendering cost, service quality and revenues. Some problems that have emerged with the London tendering system are reviewed.
Kennedy, David. (1995). LONDON BUS TENDERING: AN OVERVIEW. Transport Reviews, Vol. 15, issue 3, Pp. 253-264.