World Review of Intermodal Transportation Research

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Editor in Chief: Prof. Per Hilletofth
ISSN online: 1749-4737
ISSN print: 1749-4729
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There is an increasing demand for transportation solutions that are responsive, safe, sustainable, smart and cost-efficient. This has resulted in increased emphasis on responsive intermodal transportation systems. WRITR provides an international forum for the critical evaluation and dissemination of research and development in all areas related to intermodal transportation. Research disseminated via WRITR has significant impact on both theory and practice, and is of value to academics, practitioners and policy makers in this field.

 



 Topics covered include

  • International trade and transportation
  • Infrastructure, network design and optimisation
  • Design, planning and control of transportation systems
  • Intermodal, intelligent and sustainable transportation solutions
  • Transportation modes (air, rail, road, sea, pipe)
  • Transportation cost/benefit analysis
  • Railroad, terminal and port development
  • Port/terminal operations and management
  • Warehousing and inventory management
  • Transportation regulations, standards and security
  • Environmental impact, liability and insurance
  • Risk analysis and management
  • Information technology and decision support systems
  • Strategic alliances and relationship management
  • Government involvement and incentives

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Objectives

The objectives of WRITR are
(1) to collect and disseminate original and high-quality research in all areas related to transportation, logistics and supply chain management, with a particular focus on intermodal transportation;
(2) to disseminate research with strong implications for both theory and practice to academics, practitioners and policy makers in this field; and
(3) to provide an international forum for the critical evaluation and dissemination of research and development in this field.


Readership

WRITR's readership consists of academics, practitioners and policy makers in all areas related to transportation, logistics and supply chain management with a particular interest in intermodal transportation.


Contents

The contents of WRITR consist of research papers, review papers, conceptual papers, research notes, industry notes, conference reports and book reviews.


 

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Editor in Chief

  • Hilletofth, Per, Jönköping University, Sweden
    (writr.editor@gmail.com)

      Associate Editor

      • Hilmola, Olli-Pekka, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland

      Regional Editor Africa

      • Irandu, Evaristus M., University of Nairobi, Kenya

      Regional Editors Asia Pacific

      • Hong, Seock-Jin, University of Incheon, South Korea
      • Wu, Richard Cheng-Lung, University of New South Wales, Australia

      Regional Editor Europe

      • Roso, Violeta, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

      Regional Editor Middle East

      • Wiseman, Yair, Bar-Ilan University, Israel

      Regional Editors North America

      • Rhoades, Dawna L., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, USA
      • Szyliowicz, Joseph S., University of Denver, USA

      Editorial Board Members

      • Ali, Mohd Helmi, National University of Malaysia, Malaysia
      • Coto-Millán, Pablo, University of Cantabria, Spain
      • Daud, Norzaidi Mohd, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
      • Duarte, Fábio, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
      • Eriksson, David, Jönköping University, Sweden
      • Fan, Wei (David), University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA
      • Filina-Dawidowicz, Ludmilla, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Poland
      • Ganji, S.S., Islamic Azad University, Iran
      • Goetz, Andrew Robert, University of Denver, USA
      • Gudmundsson, Sveinn Vidar, Toulouse Business School, France
      • Gupta, Aman, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide, USA
      • Halpern, Nigel, Oslo School of Management, Norway
      • Harrington, Tomás S., University of East Anglia (UEA), UK
      • Hoffmann, Benno D., Hamburg Airport LLC, Germany
      • Juntunen, Jouni, University of Oulu, Finland
      • Karacasu, Murat, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Turkey
      • Kuyucak, Ferhan, Anadolu University, Turkey
      • Lorentz, Harri, University of Turku, Finland
      • Lu, Pan, North Dakota State University, USA
      • Mounir, Benaissa, University of Sfax, Tunisia
      • Niemczyk, Mary, Arizona State University, USA
      • O’Connell, John F., Cranfield University, UK
      • O'Mahony, Margaret, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
      • Sgroi, Filippo, University of Palermo, Italy
      • Shrivastava, Prabhat, Sandar Patel College of Engineering, India
      • Soltani, Ali, Shiraz University, Iran
      • Tan, Albert, Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation, Malaysia
      • Tiernan, Siobhan, University of Limerick, Ireland
      • Wideberg, Johan P., Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
      • Williams, Michael J., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, USA
      • Yen, Jin-Ru, National Taiwan Ocean University, Taiwan

       

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