Claus Hedegaard Sørensen


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Claus forskar om styrning, organisering samt politiska processer inom transportsektorn. Hans forskning har särskilt fokus på institutionella reformer inom kollektivtrafik; användning och påverkan av kunskap inom transportpolitiken, samt införlivandet av hållbarhetsfrågor inom transportpolitiken.

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Claus forskningsresultat


Different Pathways for Achieving Cleaner Urban Areas

The 2011 White Paper on Transport of the European Commission spells out a series of targets for 2030 and 2050. One of the 10 targets is explicitly related to urban transport and stipulates: ''Halve the use of 'conventionally fuelled' cars in urban...

A covenant of halflings?

In the 2011 Transport Policy White Paper, the European Commission introduced ten goals for a more competitive and resource efficient transport system. One of the goal concerns urban transport, with the dual targets: “To halve the use of...

The Roadmap to achieve EU goals on urban mobility

Is it possible to change urban mobility in Europe to achieve ambitious sustainability goals? If so, who should do what by when? These questions are answered in a new Roadmap on urban mobility prepared as part of the European FP7 research project...

Immense changes in traffic

Research on road safety acknowledges speed as having a major impact on both the number and severity of road crashes, and this seems to have been translated into policies. However, a closer look reveals that the societal debate and political context...

A roadmap for the EU White Paper goal on Urban Transport

In its 2011 Transport Policy White Paper, the European Commission introduced ten targets to be met in order to reach a more competitive and resource efficient transport system. The following dual goal focused on urban transport and commuting: “To...

Challenges and barriers for a sustainable transport system

This report is divided into three parts; the first part summarizes the results from a workshopconducted within the TRANSFORuMproject. The second part presents the results of interviewscarried out with different experts discussing the different goals...

Hvilken rolle spiller viden i dansk hastighedspolitik

En ting er anvendelse viden – noget andet om viden også har indflydelse. En cirka 10 år gammel case om øgede hastighedsgrænser på danske motorveje anvendes som case. Viden om konsekvensen af at øge hastighedsgrænsen blev flittigt anvendt i...

Strategies to manage barriers in policy formation and implementation of road pricing...

In the transport policy domain, as in other highly-contested spheres of public policy, it is commonplace for certain policy measures to emerge as promising only to then remain unimplemented. Road pricing is one example of a theoretically...

National sustainable transport planning

Sustainability has become a significant ambition for transport planners and policy-makers around the world. However, a transition to sustainable transport is a challenging, long term process, which raises important questions concerning how national,...

National sustainable transport planning

Sustainability has become a significant ambition for transport planners and policy-makers around the world. However, a transition to sustainable transport is a challenging, long term process, which raises important questions concerning how national,...

Bus transport in Greater Manchester

During the past 15 – 20 years large parts of the public sector in the OECD countries but also outside the OECD have experienced so-called New Public Management (NPM) reforms. Not least the transport sector, and in particular public transport have...

Reinterpreting Implementation

Implementation is a fairly old concept but as relevant as ever. We have witnessed a general change of the public sector in the direction of governance, networks, contracting out, Public-Private Partnerships etc. This brings to the fore the following...

Sustainable transport and the organisation of bus services in Manchester

“Sustainable transport” has become a headline for transport planning and policy making around the world. While there are many different definitions of what Sustainable Transport means, it commonly includes efforts to improve the environmental...

Lost in Translation Forever

This paper describes the development of implementation theory in an era of “governance” and new management ideas, often labeled New Public Management. The paper gives a presentation of some general concerns raised by the IMplementation Paths for...

Success factors for local traffic noise abatement

Road noise nuisance is a huge problem in Nordic municipalities. It seems difficult to meet national targets for noise abatement. One reason is lack of municipal attention. This study of municipal noise abatement policy shows that road traffic noise...

Environmental Policy Integration

The focus of this article is on organisations, and the question it deals with is how the Danish Ministry of Transport has handled the requirement of integrating environmental concerns into its transport policy. Answering that question has...

The DSB, Corporatization and Coordination

This paper deals with reforms of the organisation of transport in Denmark. More specifically, I centre on corporatization, although tendering as well as decentralization to regions and municipalities are also important elements in a coherent picture...