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Global Land Transport Infrastructure Requirements: Estimating Road and Railway Infrastructure Capacity and Costs to 2050

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This report explore potential costs of transportation infrastructure and maintenance to the year 2050 under three different growth scenarios. Their baseline reflects ongoing modal shifts and efficiency gains while also exploring the potential for savings with progressive transportation policy. Emphasizing incentive policies and intelligent land-use planning, the authors in all scenarios illustrate how to increase mobility while also increasing transport efficiency.