Traffic congestion and land use regulations: Theory and policy analysis

Tatsuhito Kono, Kirti Kusum Joshi

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10 Citations (Scopus)


Traffic Congestion and Land Use Regulations: Theory and Policy Analysis explores why, when, where and how land use regulations are utilized in cities to address road transportation congestion. The book shows how to design optimal density and zonal regulations for efficient traffic flow in cities, examines land use regulations using optimal control theory, and offers detailed insights into the mechanisms behind optimal regulations and techniques for exploring spatial optimal policies. Discussions from this book will help highlight the practical usefulness of land use regulations for the maximization of urban social welfare.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages208
ISBN (Electronic)9780128170205
ISBN (Print)9780128170212
Publication statusPublished - 2019 Jan 1


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