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How might our cities change over the next decade?

How might our cities change over the next decade?

Alan Davies June 2, 2015 7 Comments

Ten years is a short period at the scale of cities but some big changes occurred in our capitals over the last decade. Predicting what might happen over the next ten years is useful but hard

Are the forecasts for the East-West Link built on dubious foundations?

Are the forecasts for the East-West Link built on dubious foundations?

Alan Davies October 3, 2013 12 Comments

The Age reckons a secret document shows the Napthine Government is making controversial assumptions to justify the East-West Link. But the case the paper makes seems unconvincing

Who got the facts on traffic forecasts wrong?

Who got the facts on traffic forecasts wrong?

Alan Davies December 13, 2012 21 Comments

The Fairfax press claims a consulting firm hired to work on Melbourne's planned East-West Link got the traffic forecasts for Brisbane's failing Airport Link toll road wrong. Is that right and is it a bad thing?