Research

This room contains the latest research about the sharing economy, in specific about shared mobility.

Unlicensed Dockless Bike Sharing

05/07/2017Sharing Cities Alliance Support
This position paper informs city leaders and relevant authorities how to ensure that dockless bike sharing schemes contribute to the objectives of a sustainable and efficient urban mobility policy.

Impact of Car Sharing on Mobility and CO2 Emission

01/07/2015Sharing Cities Alliance Support
The study of the Dutch environmental assessment agency analyzes the impact carsharing has on mobility and CO2 emissions.

Explaining Car Sharing Diffusion Across Western Europe

27/03/2017Sharing Cities Alliance Support
This research explains the diffusion of carsharing across 177 cities in five Western European countries (Belgium, France, Germany, The Netherlands, United Kingdom).

Three Revolutions in Urban Transportation

The report discusses three technological advancement in mobility including electrification, automation, shared vehicles trips and how they are making an impact on urban transportation.

Shared Mobility: Innovation for Liveable Cities

International Transport Forum report based on a simulation platform that allows the exploration of different shared transport scenarios that preserve the behavioral preferences and citizens’ mobili

Uncovering the Values & Constraints of Ridesharing for Low-resource Populations

23/02/2018Sharing Cities Alliance Support
The paper examines the positive effects of low-income coming individuals' experience with ride-sharing.

A Taxonomy for Planning and Designing Smart Mobility Services

Ride-sharing as a part of the future of mobility.

How Cities Use Regulation for Innovation: the Case of Uber, Lyft and Sidecar in San Francisco

19/03/2018Sharing Cities Alliance Support
Ride-sourcing is a convenient and efficient mode of transport, but adequate policies to regulate this new player are required.

Enhancing Urban Mobility: Integrating Ride-Sharing and Public Transit

19/03/2018Sharing Cities Alliance Support
Ride-hailing and its benefits. How to boost this with technology.

Dynamic ride-sharing: A simulation study in metro Atlanta

19/03/2018Sharing Cities Alliance Support
Sophisticated optimization methods substantially increase the likelihood that ride-share matches can be found for participants, and leads to ride-sharing systems which generate overall savings.