An Historical and Contemporary Overview of the Main Policy, Planning and Funding Contexts for the Planning and Delivery of Major Transportation Projects Since the Second World War

Working Paper #1 Series (2007) | The OMEGA 2 Project


Urban Mega Transport Projects, Country Background: Australia

Low, N. and Sturup, S, Australasian Centre for Governance and Management of Urban Transport, The University of Melbourne, Australia.


National Context Of Transport Public Policies In France: 1945-2007

Zembri, G. and Campagnac, E., UFR Lettres et Sciences Humaines, Université de Cergy-Pontoise, France, and LATTS, Ecole Nationales Ponts et Chaussees, France.


Decision-Making for Mega-Urban Transport Infrastructure Projects: A German Case Study

Peters, D., Center for Metropolitan Studies, Technical University, Berlin, Germany


Infrastructures In Greece

Skayannis, P. and Kaparos G., Department of Urban and Regional Development University of Thessaly, Greece.


Planning, Managing and Financing Mega Urban Transport Projects in Hong Kong by the Public Sector and Public-Private Partnership

Ng Mee K. and Pretorius, F., Department of Real Estate and Construction, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

The History and Background of The Planning, Policy and Funding Frameworks of Mega Urban Transport Projects in Japan Since the Second World War

Ohta K. and Muromachi Y., School of Regional Development Studies, Toyo University, Japan and Yasunori Muromachi, Department of Built Environment, Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan.


Dutch Infrastructure Planning Context since the Second World War

Giezen, M., Institute for Metropolitan and International Development Studies, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands


Delivering Swedish Transport Infrastructure: Past and Present Policy, Planning and Financing Issues

Khan, J., Department of Technology and Society, Lund University, Sweden


The History and Background of the Planning, Policy and Funding Frameworks of Mega Urban Transport Projects in Great Britain Since the Second World War

Terry, F., Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London, UK

Political Support and Financial Mechanisms for Urban Surface Transportation Mega-Projects Since World War II: The Case of the United States

De Cerreño, Allison L. C.,  NYU Wagner Rudin Center for Transportation Policy & Management, New York University, USA.