Research

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

Dynamic Ride Sharing Service: Are Users Ready to Adopt it?

Change in the mobility paradigm.

Car-Sharing Services: An Annotated Review

Shift in the traditional mobility and transportation approach. Important role of citizen behavioral change.

How can the Taxi Industry Survive the Tide of Ridesourcing? Evidence from Shenzhen, China

This paper aims to examine the impact of ride-sourcing on the taxi industry and explore where, when and how taxis can compete more effectively.

Bike-sharing Systems and Congestion: Evidence from US Cities

This research examines whether the launch of bike-sharing systems can reduce citywide congestion (USA analysis).

Examining Usage Patterns of a Bike-sharing Scheme in a Medium Sized City

20/03/2018Sharing Cities Alliance Support
A small city like Cork is to determine if smaller cites derive benefits from bike-sharing schemes and can bike-sharing schemes provide a prominent role in these cities.

The Economic Contribution of Public Bike-share to the Sustainability and Efficient Functioning of Cities

How investment in the Dublin bike-share scheme has a positive benefit-cost ratio that exceeds estimates based on a more restricted appraisal.

A Smart Real-time Ride-share for Riyadh City

If we can take advantage of the free space in each car, this will lead us to its best use with an optimal equation for achieving: fewer cars in the streets with more number of passengers.

The Shared Mobility Principles for Livable Cities: An Introduction to Robin Chase

20/03/2018Sharing Cities Alliance Support
Robin Chase, a renowned mobility expert and successful entrepreneur, sheds light on how accessible and affordable access with the 10 Shared Mobility Principles for Liveable Cities

Cities & Self-driving Cars

20/03/2018Sharing Cities Alliance Support
Shared mobility experts Ananda Groag and Anne Knol give their opinion on what cities should take into consideration with the advent of autonomous vehicles.

Bicycle-sharing System Socio-spatial Inequalities in Brazil

In Brazil, bicycle-sharing systems have expanded in the last decade due to public-private partnerships promoted by municipalities