Topic archives: Shlomo Angel

Could the average trip to work nearly double by 2030?

Could the average trip to work nearly double by 2030?

June 22, 2017 4

The average one-way commute could increase by 28 minutes by 2030 according to Melbourne's Herald Sun. Sounds horrendous but it's scary tabloid journalism

Will Sydney and Melbourne implode as they get bigger and bigger?

Will Sydney and Melbourne implode as they get bigger and bigger?

March 22, 2016 18

The idea of Sydney and Melbourne doubling in population to eight million by the 2050s conjures images of total traffic gridlock and super long commutes. Fortunately, it's not likely

Why has Sydney’s density been falling for 150 years?

Why has Sydney’s density been falling for 150 years?

February 11, 2015 16

In the middle of the nineteenth century Sydney was denser than Manhattan, but while the latter's population density continued to increase, peaking in 1910, Sydney's fell sharply after 1861