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Why people love cars and not public transport

Why people choose to drive rather than use public transport is a question that many people have an opinion on, usually about the cost and convenience.  But what does the research say? Dr Jennifer Kent, who is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Urban and Regional Planning program at the University of Sydney, has being looking

Privatised Victorian transport – inefficient and run by overseas governments – Fiona Patten MP

Privatisation is often promoted as a way to get better efficiencies from existing government organisations Transport is no exception and is indeed at the forefront of the strong push to court private industry involvement. But has it been successful?  Jeff Kennett privatised public transport in Victoria along with many other things when he was premier