The Transport Economists’ Group celebrated 40 years in 2013
The Transport Economists’ Group, formed in 1973, provides a forum for people involved in transport economics to meet regularly and discuss matters of mutual interest. Membership is open to economists working in transport and others whose work is connected with transport economics. The aim of the Group is to improve the quality of transport management, planning and decision making by promoting lectures, discussions and publications related to the economics of transport and of the environment within which the industry functions.
AGM, Wednesday 22 March at 17:00
The TEG AGM will take place at 17:00 on Wednesday 22 March, immediately before the March meeting.
Details and papers, when available, and provided here.
Next meeting, Wednesday 22 March 2017 at 17:30 for 18:00
Margot Finley of Arup will speak on “The use of the demand cap in appraisal”.
The talk will describe research by Arup and the Institute for Transport Studies (ITS) at the University of Leeds for the Department of Transport into the appraisal of long term benefits of transport schemes. The principal focus will be the effects of the demand cap and alternative means of dealing with uncertainty in longer term benefits.
Attendance is open to anyone, but to enable Arup security to prepare a pass for you please click I wish to attend the next TEG meeting.
(Alternatively, send an email with Subject “I wish to attend the next TEG meeting” to Attendance@transecongroup.org)
All meetings will be held at 17:30 for 18:00 at Arup Head Office, 13 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 4BQ, as shown below
Membership of the Group is open to all applicants, irrespective of background and qualification, and does not confer any professional status or lead to a professional qualification. Membership should not be construed as a endorsement, and no statement by or action of the Group should be construed as an endorsement of any person, proposal or plan.