267.067 Transport economics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2011W, VO, 2.0h, 2.5EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.5
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

At the end of the course the attendant should be familiar with the peculiarities of network and transport economics. The attendants should be able to describe the specificities of the transport market and the requirements for an individually desired and socially sustainable organisation of this market, based on examples. The attendant should understand and characterise the principles of regulation, pricing, investment planning and financing of the transport infrastructure. Furthermore he should be able to compile the relevant pieces of the above information to comment the basic pillars of the European transport policy, based on the White Paper of the Commission of 2001.

Subject of course

1. Basics of Network Economics 2. Natural Monopolies and Regulation 3. External Diseconomies and Internalisation 4. Transport Costs and Transport Pricing 5. Transport Organisation, Transport Associations, Railway Reform 6. Transport Infrastructure Finance 7. Transport Investment Planning 8. European Transport Policy


  • Rothengatter, Werner


Course dates

Thu13:00 - 17:0010.11.2011 SEM IVS(E280/5)267.067: Verkehrswirtschaft-Verkehrsverbünde
Fri09:00 - 13:0011.11.2011 SEM IVS(E280/5)267.067: Verkehrswirtschaft-Verkehrsverbünde
Wed13:00 - 17:0007.12.2011 SEM IVS(E280/5)267.067: Verkehrswirtschaft-Verkehrsverbünde
Fri09:00 - 13:0009.12.2011 SEM IVS(E280/5)267.067: Verkehrswirtschaft-Verkehrsverbünde

Examination modalities

schriftlich Prüfungsanmeldungen ausschließlich über TISS!

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
03.10.2011 08:00 08.11.2011 08:00 08.11.2011 08:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 440 Spatial Planning Mandatory elective
630 Spatial Planning Mandatory elective


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