Rail and multimodal freight: a problem-oriented survey (part II-2) (2009)

Author(s): Marinov M

    Abstract: This paper includes the Part II-2 of the series of problem-oriented surveys on rail and multimodal freight transportation services, which aim is to reveal the current situation in this sector and raises looming questions for discussion. The particular objective of Part II-2 is to discuss recently published works and documents dedicated to Multi-actor chain management and control, Mode choice and pricing strategies, Intermodal transportation policy and planning as well as Miscellaneous. It should be noted that this paper is a problem oriented survey and does not explicitly focus on the available scientific instrumental that has been applied in dealing with rail and multimodal freight. However, throughout the description methods and concepts are addressed, where it is of interest.

      • Journal: Transport Problems
      • Volume: 4
      • Issue: 3/1
      • Pages: 79-87
      • Publisher: Wydawnictwo Politechniki Śląskiej
      • Publication type: Article
      • Bibliographic status: Published

      Keywords: Freight Transportation, Rail, Multimodal Transport


      Dr Marin Marinov
      Rail Education Group Manager