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The Observer

21.07.2017

The Observer – Which Role for Railway Undertakings in the Mobility of the Future?

This European Transport Regulation Observer reflects upon the discussions at the 14th Florence Rail Forum. “Which Role for Railway Undertakings in the Mobility of the […] read more

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Transport Event highlights

27.06.2017

Which role for railway undertakings in the mobility of the future?

Digitalization is producing a dramatic change in the transportation sector, across and within existing modes of mobility. Speakers at the 14th Florence Rail Forum shared their […] read more

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Matthias Finger

Transport News

6.03.2017

Antwerp Rail School 2017 – From basic rail knowledge to rail insiders’ strategies

FSR-Transport Director, Prof Matthias Finger, is teaching this week at the fifth edition of the “Antwerp Rail School: from basic rail knowledge to rail insiders’ […] read more

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The Observer

3.02.2017

The Observer – Rail passenger security: is it a challenge for the Single European Railway Area?

The aim of the 13th Florence Rail Forum was to look at the most controversial aspects creating a tension between increasing the level of security […] read more

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NIQ

21.12.2016

Network Industries Quarterly, Vol. 18, No 4 – Reform of the Railway Sector and its Achievements

In the last three decades, state-owned railways have been reformed in many countries. The Japanese National Railways (JNR) was the first railway system to be […] read more

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Transport News

29.11.2016

10th Transportation and Economic Forum – Tokyo: Thinking about Railway Operation for the Future

Prof Matthias Finger has been invited by the Institute of Transportation Economics (Tokyo) to the “10th Transportation and Economic Forum: Thinking about Railway Operation for the […] read more

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Transport Publications

22.07.2016

“Funding Sources: problem or solution?” Case study on the construction of the Light Rail in Guadalajara

Following the latest issue of the Network Industries Quarterly (vol 18 – issue nr 2 – year 2016) dedicated to “Financing of infrastructures in Latin America” FSR Transport […] read more

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The Observer

22.06.2016

ERA and the Digitalisation of Railways. Creating a lean and efficient regulatory framework for customer-friendly digital railways

On May 3rd 2016 the Florence School of Regulation organized an executive seminar in collaboration with the European Railway Agency (ERA) to discuss the digitalisation of railways […] read more

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The Observer

17.06.2016

How to define, measure, and improve the performance of the European railway system?

Railway traffic in Europe has increased over the past decade, and it is the aim of European policy makers to further promote the shift of […] read more