Open ruimte als bron voor mobiliteitstransities: is er ruimte voor gedeelde mobiliteit? (Nederlands)

8th November 2019 / 0 comments

Onderzoeksproject 3: Interviews Deze tekst beschrijft het doel, de achtergrond en de methode van de interviews met activisten en de verantwoordelijken voor de Amsterdamse openbare ruimte. Vragen Deze vragen zijn ontwikkeld naar aanleiding van het Interview Protocol Refinement Framework (Castillo-Montoya, 2016). Het doel van deze vragen is om in te gaan op de onderzoeksvraag (RQ)…

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Open space as a resource for mobility transitions: is there room for shared mobility? (English)

8th November 2019 / 0 comments

Research Project 3: Interviews This text describes the aims, background and method of interviews with activists and public space practitioners responsible for Amsterdam. Questions These questions were developed with reference to the Interview Protocol Refinement Framework (Castillo-Montoya, 2016). The aim of these questions is to address the research question (RQ) for this paper, namely: By…

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Comparing fleet size and local government relations for Cycling-as-a-Service providers in the Netherlands

15th June 2018 / 0 comments

This visualisation is an early preliminary result of my ongoing PhD research into the potential role of cycling-based mobility services in urban mobility transitions in the Netherlands. The first phase of this research concerns business models for ‘Cycling-as-a-Service’, a term I use to refer to all forms of mobility service that provide temporary access to…

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Book Review: Les mobilités partagées (Shared Mobilities) by Maxime Huré

7th August 2017 / 0 comments

Publications de la Sorbonne, Paris (2017), 160pp., €20. This review appeared in the Journal of Transport History, June 27, 2017 (DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/0022526617717431). Les mobilités partagées (Shared Mobilities) is the first of a new series (ed. Mathieu Flonneau and Arnaud Passalacqua) on Mobilities and Societies from Publications de la Sorbonne. The advent of the sharing economy in urban…

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What is Cycling-as-a-Service?

7th August 2017 / 1 comment

Cycling-as-a-Service refers to the practice of cycling on a bicycle that you do not own, but which you are able to access temporarily. It is a subset of Mobility-as-a-Service, which in turn is part of the Sharing Economy. Cycling-as-a-Service is increasingly common in the developed world in the form of bikeshare, although it is growing…

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Bicycle Challenges PhD: Cycling-as-a-Service in the Netherlands (2017-20)

7th August 2017 / 0 comments

Welcome to the personal website of Brett Petzer, PhD candidate at the Eindhoven Technical University, working within the Sustainable Urban Mobility (SUM) PhD Program: Bicycle Challenges. About My Project With funding from NWO, Pon Holdings, the Rijkswaterstaat, the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment, and the TU/e, my project seeks to describe the role…

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MSc Dissertation

12th October 2016 / 0 comments

My Dissertation (University of Cape Town library entry) (PDF download link) Building on recent research on barriers to cycling mobility in low-income South African contexts, this study explored the role of the built environment as a determinant of cycling practices along a mobility corridor in Cape Town, South Africa. The communities surveyed reflect the demographic…

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Ingcaciso yoPhando

23rd August 2016 / 0 comments

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Far South Cycling Study

10th August 2016 / 0 comments

Welcome to the home page of the Far South Cycling Study, looking at the experiences of people who cycle as a means of transport around Cape Town’s far southern peninsula, with a focus on Fish Hoek, Masiphumelele and Ocean View. If you are someone who uses a bicycle to get around town and are interested in…

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Far South Cycling Study: Condensed Description

10th August 2016 / 3 comments

Ingcaciso yoPhando (isiXhosa version) This study forms part of my Masters dissertation in Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Cape Town, titled “A Critical Evaluation of Bicycling Level-of-Service Tools in a Cape Town mobility corridor”. This means that the dissertation seeks to offer an assessment of whether a certain approach to the planning…

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