Workshop on Transport Pricing and Regulation


26-27 July 2018 Lyon (France)


Call for Papers
Workshop on Transport Pricing and Regulation
(WCTRS Special Interest Group E2)
Lyon, France, 26-27 July 2018

 Under the responsibility of Georgina Santos, Marco Ponti and Charles Raux (co-chairs of SIG E2)

We invite papers on various issues related to transport pricing and regulation. Both theoretical and empirical contributions are welcome. Topics include but are not limited to: 

  • Efficient pricing in transport
  • Costs and economies of scale
  • Market failures
  • Imperfect information
  • Demand and supply models
  • Tradable permits
  • Hybrid pricing systems
  • Taxation in transport
  • Subsidies in transport
  • Infrastructure funding
  • Regulation

The aim of the workshop is to offer a unique opportunity to bring together researchers in the area of transport pricing and regulation, and to stimulate an exchange of ideas.

Presenters at the workshop will have the option of their paper being considered for a Special Issue of Research in Transportation Economics to be published in 2019.

We look forward to your contribution!

Important Deadlines

Submission of full papers for review:                                        15 February 2018

Notification of paper review results:                                        30 March 2018

Submission of revised papers:                                                   31 May 2018

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