Planning Research & Results



374 documents found

The politics of bike lanes on the ‘Paseo Boricua’ in Chicago, Illinois

This paper seeks to explore the dynamic ways that community members and city planners make sense of bike infrastructure development in Chicago, Illinois.

Wed 1st Jul 2015

Multiple Criteria Bicycle Route Assessment

This paper integrates demand, supply and stakeholder perceptions into a spatial decision support system for use in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Wed 10th Jun 2015

Cycling in the post-socialist city: On travelling by bicycle in Sofia, Bulgaria

This paper uses a case study from Sofia, Bulgaria to explore the practices and affordances of cycling to offer a discussion of everyday mobility, public life and urban space in post-socialist Sofia.

Wed 3rd Jun 2015

A literature review on overseas bicycle tourism research

In this paper, 42 research papers on bicycle tourism were reviewed and the results were summarized in five categories: definitions, behavioural characteristics of cyclists, bicycle tourism products supply, bicycle tourism impacts, and the systems of bicycle tourism.

Wed 11th Mar 2015

Organisation does matter – planning for cycling in Stockholm and Copenhagen

This article explores how the organisation of urban and transport planning departments affects the development of a sustainable transport system and the promotion of bicycling.

Wed 18th Feb 2015

A Comparative Analysis of Bicycle Cultures in the United States and the Netherlands

This thesis investigates three cities and how their bicycle infrastructure and policies influence their bike cultures.  The cities are: San Luis Obispo, California, Groeningen, Netherlands and Claremont, California.

Fri 23rd Jan 2015

Applying the Theory of Planned Behavior to Understand the Intentions to Use Bike-Sharing for Holiday

This study explored the behavioral factors underlying tourist intentions to use urban bikesharing for recreational cycling while on holiday.

Fri 16th Jan 2015

Tools for financing local bicycle and pedestrian improvements

To understand the types of local funding being used, this thesis analyses eleven different sized case study cities across the U.S. that are leaders in planning for, and implementing, multimodal capital projects and programs.

Thu 8th Jan 2015

Policies to promote the use of bicycle: perception of bicycle users and non-users

The purpose of this study is to determine what policies would support a behavioral change to increase the level of cycling in Portugal, from the consultation of bike users (BUs) and bike nonusers (BNUs). 

Wed 7th Jan 2015

Estimating Land Use Effects on Bicycle Ridership

This paper proposes a series of empirical models for planners to develop ridership estimates and thus accommodate cyclists’ needs to provide better infrastructure. 

Tue 6th Jan 2015