Corpus ID: 127158124

Urban Development on Railway-Served Land: Lessons and Opportunities for the Developing World

@inproceedings{Cervero2009UrbanDO,
  title={Urban Development on Railway-Served Land: Lessons and Opportunities for the Developing World},
  author={R. Cervero},
  year={2009}
}
Under the right conditions -- serious traffic congestion, a permissive regulatory environment, and frequent and reliable transit services -- rail transit investments can powerfully shape cities and regions. Rail transit’s city‐shaping powers are due to market forces and policy interventions. By enhancing accessibility (the ability of those living, working, or shopping rail near stops to quickly reach desired destinations) rail services increase the value and desirability of properties in and… Expand
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