An Introduction to Urban Transportation Strategic Planning

  • Guido Noto
Part of the System Dynamics for Performance Management & Governance book series (SDPM, volume 3)


This chapter provides an overview of the key aspects of urban transportation strategic planning. It outlines the “what,” “who,” and “how” of urban transportation planning, discussing the opportunities and challenges that characterize these processes. The key message that emerges is related to the need to adopt a strategic management perspective in the planning and management of urban transportation systems.


Urban transportation Strategic planning Wicked problems Transportation planning Governance 


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  • Guido Noto
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  1. 1.University of MessinaMessinaItaly

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