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Button, Kenneth 1948-

Overview
Works: 379 works in 1,332 publications in 4 languages and 15,017 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Case studies  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: HE151, 388
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kenneth Button
Transport economics by Kenneth Button( Book )

64 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a revised edition of a textbook which applies economic analysis to transport issues. Topics covered include movement, transport and location, the demand for transport, its direct and external costs, pricing, investment criteria, planning and forecasting, development, regulation and more
Handbook of transport modelling( Book )

34 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since 2000, there has been an exponential amount of research completed in the field of transport modelling thereby creating a need for an expanded and revised edition of this book. National transport models have taken on the new modelling methods and there have been theoretical and empirical advances in performance measurement. Coverage will include current demand methods, data issues, valuation, cost and performance, and updated traffic models. Supplementary case studies will illustrate how modelling can be applied to the study of the different transport modes and the infrastructures that support them. The second edition of this handbook will continue to be an essential reference for researchers and practioners in the field. All contributions are by leading experts in their fields and there is extensive cross-referencing of subject matter. *Expanded coverage on emerging trends *Updated case studies *Addresses models for specific applications (i.e., parking, national traffic forecasting, public transport, urban freight movements, and logistics management)
The Age of regulatory reform by Kenneth Button( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transport, the environment, and economic policy by Kenneth Button( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transport is generally recognized to have a serious impact on the global environment, an issue that is attracting world wide attention in the 1990s. This important book sheds new light on the environmental costs of transport. It discusses all modes of transport and their effects on major problems such as greenhouse gases, depletion of non-renewable resources, urban sprawl, acid rain and oil spillage. Drawing on the most recent research in environmental economics, it discusses problems of regulation and the implications for economic policy. This genuinely international and comparative book will be essential reading for economists, transport planners, policy makers and environmental scientists
Airline deregulation : international experiences by Kenneth Button( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economics of urban transport by Kenneth Button( Book )

15 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of transport systems and traffic control by Kenneth J Button( Book )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses transport systems and the implementation of related public policy - a relevant topic with contemporary traffic congestion, environmental intrusion, transport safety, and budget issues. It is a resource for both experienced researchers and those new to the field
Handbook of logistics and supply-chain management by Ann Brewer( Book )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains commissioned refereed papers that cover the main elements of transport logistics. The authors were selected from around the world and asked to provide critiques of their subject areas as well as a review of the state of the art and case study examples
Handbook of transport and the environment by David A Hensher( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addressing the need to balance the economic benefits of transportation with the detrimental effect of transport systems on the environment, this volume discusses the key themes in sustainable transport using a meta-analysis of relevant journal contributions
Transport, the environment and sustainable development by David Banister( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Road pricing, traffic congestion and the environment : issues of efficiency and social feasibility( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text examines Pigouvian taxes, one of the policies for dealing with increased traffic flow and congestion, as well as considering a variety of other policies which may be more politically and socially acceptable. Road pricing schemes are discussed as an alternative to Pigouvian taxes
The collected essays of Harvey Leibenstein by Harvey Leibenstein( Book )

17 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economics of urban freight transport by Kenneth Button( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transport deregulation : an international movement by Kenneth Button( Book )

12 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban economics : theory and policy by Kenneth Button( Book )

19 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transport policy by Kenneth Button( Book )

19 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transport is a fundamental component of all modern economies. This work presents a collection of previously-published articles which aim to provide the reader with an understanding of the main elements of transport economic policy
Regional economic performance within the European Union by Kenneth Button( Book )

13 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines the extent to which spatial economic convergence has taken place in the European Union and analyses the effectiveness of regional policy
Handbook of transport strategy, policy and institutions by Kenneth Button( Book )

17 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Privatisation, regulation, deregulation, competition, funding, evaluation: these are all transport policy issues of great current interest worldwide, in the public arena as well as among researchers. In 46 chapters by acknowledged experts on their topics, these and other aspects of transport policy and planning are addressed in this, the sixth Handbook in Transport. It employs a variety of disciplinary perspectives, including economics, politics, law, physical planning, psychology and engineering. It will be of value to students, researchers, and practitioners approaching transport from any of these perspectives."--Jacket
Transport networks in Europe : concepts, analysis, and policies( Book )

12 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transport policy and the environment : six case studies by Kenneth Button( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Case studies of the environmental aspects of transportation policies in: Great Britain, United States, Germany, France, Netherlands, Greece, and Italy
 
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Handbook of transport modelling
Alternative Names
Button, K.

Button, K. 1948-

Button, K. J.

Button, K.J. 1948-

Button, K. J. (Kenneth John)

Button, K.J. (Kenneth John), 1948-

Button, Ken

Button, Ken 1948-

Button, Kenneth.

Button, Kenneth 1948-

Button, Kenneth J.

Button, Kenneth J. 1948-

Button, Kenneth John

Button, Kenneth John 1948-

Kenneth Button British academic

バットン, K. J.

Languages
English (352)

German (7)

Chinese (3)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Handbook of transport modellingHandbook of transport systems and traffic controlHandbook of logistics and supply-chain managementHandbook of transport and the environmentTransport, the environment and sustainable developmentRoad pricing, traffic congestion and the environment : issues of efficiency and social feasibilityTransport deregulation : an international movementTransport policy