Commentary

Regional cities beware – fast rail might lead to disadvantaged dormitories, not booming economies

Regional planning Trains Public transport Transport infrastructure Australia
Description

Governments are looking to fast rail services to regional cities to relieve population pressures in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. The federal government is funding nine business cases for such schemes. But what economic effect might these fast links have on the regional cities?

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Publication Details
Publication Year:
2019