Academic Publications

2011

Journal papers

Behrens R and Muchaka P: Child independent mobility in South Africa: The case of Cape Town and its hinterland, Special Issue on Children’s independent mobility as a critical aspect of children’s health and quality of life: A global cross-cultural and historical comparison, Global Studies of Childhood, Vol 1, No 3

Bwire H: Children independent mobility and perceptions of outdoor environments in Dar es Salaam city, paper accepted for publication in Global Studies of Childhood, Special Issue on Children’s independent mobility as a critical aspect of children’s health and quality of life: A global cross-cultural and historical comparison

Books and chapters in books

Wilkinson P, Golub A, Behrens R, Salazar Ferro P and Schalekamp H, 2011: Transforming urban public transport systems: Experiences and prospects, in Geyer M (ed), International handbook of urban policy, Volume 3: Issues in the Developing World, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham

Conference papers

Behrens R and Schalekamp H, 2011: Sensitivity testing of alternative public transport passenger satisfaction analysis techniques, 30th Southern African Transport Conference: Africa on the Move, Pretoria

Behrens R, Bwire P, Muchaka P and Chacha P, (forthcoming 2011): A comparative assessment of child independent mobility in Dar es Salaam and Cape Town, 5th Africa Transportation Technology Transfer (T2) Conference, Arusha

Bwire H and Chacha P, 2011: An assessment of factors affecting the independent mobility of children in Dar es Salaam, 30th Southern African Transport Conference: Africa on the Move, Pretoria

Chitere P, McCormick D, Mitullah W, Orero R and Ommeh M, 2011: Paratransit operations in Nairobi: Development of their routes and termini, 30th Southern African Transport Conference: Africa on the Move, Pretoria

Jobanputra R: Micro-simulation modelling of the impact of infrastructure provision and vehicle and pedestrian behaviour on road crash risk, 3rd International Conference on Road Safety and Simulation, Indianapolis

Masaoe E: Safety of vulnerable road users in urban centres: the case of Kinondoni municipality, 5th Africa Transportation Technology Transfer (T2) Conference, Arusha

Masaoe E, Del Mistro R and Makajuma G, 2011: Travel behaviour in Cape Town, Dar es Salaam and Nairobi cities, 30th Southern African Transport Conference: Africa on the Move, Pretoria

McCormick D, Mitullah W, Chitere P, Orero R and Ommeh M, 2011: Paratransit business strategies: A bird’s eye view of matatus in Nairobi, 30th Southern African Transport Conference: Africa on the Move, Pretoria

Muchaka P, Behrens R and Abrahams S, 2011: Learner travel behaviour and parent attitudes towards the use of non-motorised modes: Findings of school travel surveys in Cape Town, 30th Southern African Transport Conference: Africa on the Move, Pretoria

Mutiso W and Behrens R, 2011: Boda boda bicycle taxis and their role in urban transport systems: Case studies of Nakuru and Kisumu, Kenya, 30th Southern African Transport Conference: Africa on the Move, Pretoria

Nyoni J and Masaoe E, 2011: Factors contributing to high frequency of vulnerable road user fatalities in the city of Dar es Salaam, 30th Southern African Transport Conference: Africa on the Move, Pretoria

Ogendi J, Odero W and Mitullah W: Road traffic crashes in the city of Nairobi, Kenya: Characteristics and current interventions, 10th International Conference on Urban Health, Belo Horizonte

Orero R and McCormick D, 2011: Organisation of paratransit in Nairobi: Voluntary vs. mandatory savings and credit co-operatives, 12th International Conference on Competition and Ownership in Land Passenger Transport (Thredbo Series), Durban

Orero R, McCormick D, Mitullah W, Chitere P and Ommeh M, 2011: Paratransit operations and institutions in Nairobi: A concept paper on paratransit strategy, 30th Southern African Transport Conference: Africa on the Move, Pretoria

Roux Y, Del Mistro R and Mfinanga D, 2011: A methodology for comparative analysis of public transport systems in African cities, 30th Southern African Transport Conference: Africa on the Move, Pretoria

Salazar Ferro P, Behrens R and Wilkinson P, 2011: Hybrid urban public transport systems in developing countries: Portents and prospects, 12th International Conference on Competition and Ownership in Land Passenger Transport (Thredbo Series), Durban

Schalekamp H, Salazar Ferro P and Behrens R: Prospects for paratransit reform in South African cities, VREF Future Urban Transport Academic Workshop, Beijing.

Schalekamp H and Behrens R: Paratransit operator attitudes to public transport reform in Cape Town: Methodological lessons from a qualitative survey, 9th International Conference on Transport Survey Methods, Termas de Puyehue

Schalekamp H and Behrens R, 2011: Engaging the paratransit sector in Cape Town on public transport reform: Progress, process and risks, 12th International Conference on Competition and Ownership in Land Passenger Transport (Thredbo Series), Durban

Van Rensburg J and Behrens R, 2011: Measuring the impacts of rail-based park-and-ride facilities on commuting behaviour in Cape Town: Findings and methodological lessons, 30th Southern African Transport Conference: Africa on the Move, Pretoria