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Title: ELASTIC – a methodological framework for identifying and selecting sustainable transport indicators
Authors: Castillo, Nicodemus Herb
Pitfield, D.E.
Keywords: Sustainability assessment
Multi-criteria decision analysis
Analytic hierarchy process
Participatory transport planning
Issue Date: 2010
Publisher: © Elsevier
Citation: CASTILLO, N.H. and PITFIELD, D.E., 2010. ELASTIC – a methodological framework for identifying and selecting sustainable transport indicators. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 15 (4), pp. 179-188
Abstract: There is significant reliance on sustainable transport indicators for monitoring and reporting progress towards sustainable transport. The selection of appropriate sustainability indicators presents a number of challenges however, not least because of the vast number of potential indicators available. To help address these challenges, this paper presents the Evaluative and Logical Approach to Sustainable Transport Indicator Compilation (ELASTIC) – a framework for identifying and selecting a small subset of sustainable transport indicators. ELASTIC is demonstrated with an application to the English Regions, UK.
Description: This article was published in the journal, Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment [© Elsevier]. The definitive version is available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1361920909001102
Version: Accepted for publication
DOI: 10.1016/j.trd.2009.09.002
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/8973
Publisher Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1361920909001102
ISSN: 1361-9209
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