The Resource Greening growth in Pakistan through transport sector reforms : a strategic environmental, poverty, and social assessment, Ernesto Sánchez-Triana, Javaid Afzal, Dan Biller, and Sohail Malik

Greening growth in Pakistan through transport sector reforms : a strategic environmental, poverty, and social assessment, Ernesto Sánchez-Triana, Javaid Afzal, Dan Biller, and Sohail Malik

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Greening growth in Pakistan through transport sector reforms : a strategic environmental, poverty, and social assessment
Title
Greening growth in Pakistan through transport sector reforms
Title remainder
a strategic environmental, poverty, and social assessment
Statement of responsibility
Ernesto Sánchez-Triana, Javaid Afzal, Dan Biller, and Sohail Malik
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book identifies reforms that can help manage environmental priority problems associated with transport's impacts on air quality, noise pollution, road safety, hazardous-materials transport, climate change, and urban sprawl. The policy options are contextualized in light of the Government of Pakistan's 2011 Framework for Economic Growth and its strategic objectives. Appendixes A-D present additional background information, describe the economic and institutional analyses undergirding this report, and detail the report's methodology. This analytical work by a team of World Bank specialists f
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
388.095491
Government publication
international or intergovernmental publication
Index
no index present
LC call number
TD195.T7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Directions in development. Infrastructure
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Greening growth in Pakistan through transport sector reforms : a strategic environmental, poverty, and social assessment, Ernesto Sánchez-Triana, Javaid Afzal, Dan Biller, and Sohail Malik
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; About the Authors; Abbreviations; Overview; Introduction; Methodology; Sector Challenges and Proposed Reforms and Interventions; Figure O.1{u2002}Ranking of Selected Developing Countries on Quality of Transport Infrastructure (out of 142 Countries); Figures; Poverty Issues Associated with Freight Transport; Priority Social Issues Associated with Freight Transport; Environmental Aspects Associated with Transport; Sectoral Reforms for Socially and Environmentally Sustainable Trade and Transport
  • Figure 2.1{u2002}Ranking of Pakistan's Infrastructure out of 142 CountriesFreight Transport Sector; Table 2.1{u2002}Select Trade and Infrastructure Rankings for Asian Countries; Map 2.1{u2002}Pakistan Road Map Depicting Proposed Links; Maps; Figure 2.2{u2002}Changes in the Market Share of Road and Rail Freight, 1955-2009; Table 2.2{u2002}Pakistan Railway Traffic; Table 2.3{u2002}Earnings of Pakistan Railways; Table 2.4{u2002}Arrival Performance for Runs during March 2008 from Karachi to Lahore; Map 2.2{u2002}Proposed New Rail Links and Rehabilitation Measures; Figure 2.3{u2002}Growth Rates in the Aviation Sector, 1995-2005
  • Table 2.5{u2002}Pakistan's Port Efficiency Relative to Comparable BenchmarksTrade Facilitation; Trade and Transport Reforms; Figure 2.4{u2002}Pakistan's Five Priority Development Themes; Notes; References; Chapter 3 Priority Issues Associated with Freight Transport Reform; Spatial Transformation; Map 3.1{u2002}District-Level Employment Shares in Pakistan's Manufacturing Sector, 2005-06; Map 3.2{u2002}Spatial Disparities in Road Density in Punjab, 2005-06; Map 3.3{u2002}Spatial Disparities in Road Density in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 2005-06; Figure 3.1{u2002}Relative Road Density in Punjab, 1992-93 versus 2005-06
  • Table 3.1{u2002}Poverty Incidence by ProvinceEffects of Productivity Enhancements of the Transport Sector; Figure 3.2{u2002}Poverty Incidence in Districts where Road Upgradation Is Planned or Currently Undertaken; Figure 3.3{u2002}Poverty Incidence in Districts where Road Construction Is Expected; Table 3.2{u2002}Distribution of Population and Incidence of Poverty by Household Groups, 2007-08; Table 3.3{u2002}Impact of a 10 Percent Increase in TFP of All Transport Subsectors on Household Income by Household Groups
  • Table O.1{u2002}Policy Options to Manage Poverty and Social Priority Issues Associated with Freight Transportation Sector ReformsSocial and Environmental Reforms for Socially and Environmentally Sustainable Trade and Transport; Tables; Table O.2{u2002}Policy Options to Manage Environmental Impacts Associated with Freight Transportation Sector Reforms; Notes; References; Chapter 1 Introduction; Objective; Methodology; Table 1.1{u2002}Stakeholder Identification; Contents of this Report; Notes; References; Chapter 2 Sector Status and Trade and Transport Policy Reforms
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ocn843124276
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online
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9781299734753
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2013019432
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