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Benchmarking sustainable urban mobility: The case of Curitiba, Brazil
(ELSEVIER SCI LTDOXFORD, 2012)
Transportation planning is currently being confronted with a broader planning view, which is given by the concept of mobility. The Index of Sustainable Urban Mobility (I_SUM) is among the tools developed for supporting ...
Multiple views of sustainable urban mobility: The case of Brazil
(ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2008)
The aim of this work is to identify key factors of a sustainable urban mobility concept in a particular context. A multiple criteria decision analysis method was developed to identify the main variables associated to the ...
Mobile Borders in Urban Daily Mobility Practices in Santiago de Chile
In cities today, the possibility of being confined is not only applicable to fixed areas, like work or home, but it may also occur while moving. This is because high levels of mobility, long distances, and extended hours ...
Sampling mobility index: Case study in Assis - Brazil
(Elsevier B.V., 2006-11-01)
The objective of this work is to present an index which may synthesize a set of indicators of mobility for medium size cities urban centers. Three great areas were selected to compose the mobility index: pedestrians, motor ...
Comparative mobilities in an unequal world: researching intersections of gender and generation
(Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016-10-31)
Mobilities are shaped by social inequalities and spatial unevenness as demonstrated in a range of existing studies across disciplines. These inequalities are manifest at different scales, from the very local spaces of ...
Assessment of urban heat Islands in small- and mid-sized cities in Brazil
Urban heat islands (UHIs) in large cities and different climatic regions have been thoroughly studied; however, their effects are becoming a common concern in smaller cities as well. We assessed UHIs in three tropical ...
Urban mobility analysis with mobile network data: a visual analytics approach
Urban planning and intelligent transportation management are facing key challenges in today's ever more urbanized world. Providing the right tools to city planners is crucial to cope with these challenges. Data collected ...
Relearning to travel in Santiago: the importance of mobile place-making and travelling know-how
(SAGE publishing, 2016-10)
Cities today are experiencing constant, significant and abrupt infrastructural and spatial transformations. This is particularly evident in Metropolitan cities and more specifically, in cities in the Global South. Over ...
Intergenerational income and educational mobility in urban Chile
(Universidad de Chile. Departamento de Economía, 2011)
Non-Motorized Mobility in Central Urban Areas: Application of Multi-Criteria Decision Aid in the City of Campinas, Brazil
(Taylor & Francis IncPhiladelphiaEUA, 2014)