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Surely the 30-minute city makes sense for primary school trips?

Surely the 30-minute city makes sense for primary school trips?

Alan DaviesApr 6, 20166 Comments

Malcolm Turnbull's 30-minute city idea might look easy at first glance, but even delivering on primary school trips will require a level of commitment and political courage he can't manage

Managing excessive car use: what's the low hanging fruit?

Managing excessive car use: what's the low hanging fruit?

Alan DaviesMar 2, 201614 Comments

A study of urban form in the US concludes that increasing the density of population and employment is a slow way to significantly reduce car use compared to directly pricing driving

Recap: all the doggone topics discussed by The Urbanist in May

Recap: all the doggone topics discussed by The Urbanist in May

Alan DaviesJun 18, 2015

Including the fashion for small dogs, dog box apartments, barking railway advertising, teaching old dogs to drive, two wheeler rottweiler, collaring the Greens on transport policy, watching a Doggies match, chasing cars, and a ruff deal for Sth Yarra...

Recap: all the topics discussed by The Urbanist in March

Recap: all the topics discussed by The Urbanist in March

Alan DaviesApr 10, 2015

A list of the articles published on The Urbanist in the previous month ranging across cycling, trains, favourite cities, heritage, major events, architecture, driving, skyscrapers and apartments

Are walking and cycling as green as we imagine?

Are walking and cycling as green as we imagine?

Alan DaviesMar 22, 201523 Comments

Recent research concludes carbon emissions from walking are very large - around the same as taking the bus - and it's mainly down to what we eat. As usual, it's not that simple

Why do commuters drive to work instead of taking transit?

Why do commuters drive to work instead of taking transit?

Alan DaviesJan 21, 201525 Comments

The great majority of commuters in Australia’s major cities work in locations where public transport is so uncompetitive relative to cars they're prepared to pay a big premium to drive.

Is driving reaching the end of the road in Sydney?

Is driving reaching the end of the road in Sydney?

Alan DaviesJan 15, 20158 Comments

New data shows Sydneysiders are making fewer car trips. One possible explanation is they're using the internet more for routine personal and work-related business tasks instead of driving

Are cars the way to address outer suburban transport disadvantage?

Are cars the way to address outer suburban transport disadvantage?

Alan DaviesSep 1, 201414 Comments

Progressives should embrace the idea that the best way of improving the mobility of most very low income outer suburban residents is by assisting them with the high costs of driving

Will we drive a whole lot less in the future?

Will we drive a whole lot less in the future?

Alan DaviesJun 11, 201410 Comments

We're driving a lot less than we did even ten years ago, largely because of changes in technology. Although cars will remain the main mode for a long time yet, we'll likely drive less in the future

Why do fewer young adults have a driver's license?

Why do fewer young adults have a driver's license?

Alan DaviesNov 18, 201310 Comments

The proportion of young adults with a driver's license has fallen in the US and other countries. Many explanations are mooted but new research suggests it's mainly due to economic factors

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