Emine Akgun

emine akgun

Emine Akgun

Research Student

Biography

Emine holds a BSc degree from Logistics Management at Izmir University of Economics in Turkey. Emine started her master studies in International Logistics and Supply Chain Management programme at Jönköping International Business in Sweden. In her MSc dissertation, she investigated how product-service systems affect risk and value perceptions of the road freight transporters and she attained her degree in June 2012. She had teaching experience on the master level courses, which were in the area of supply chain management and design, during 2013-2015. Recently she has been admitted as a PhD student in Transport Research Institute in Edinburgh Napier University and she focuses on investigating the possibility of using local transport policies to promote the use of urban consolidation centres.

Research Areas

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4 results

Supporting Urban Consolidation Centres with Urban Freight Transport Policies: A Comparative Study of Scotland and Sweden

Journal Article
Akgün, E. Z., Monios, J., & Fonzone, A. (2019)
Supporting Urban Consolidation Centres with Urban Freight Transport Policies: A Comparative Study of Scotland and Sweden. International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications, 23(3), 291-310. https://doi.org/10.1080/13675567.2019.1679743
This study investigates how supportive urban freight transport (UFT) policies work in conjunction with stakeholder collaboration to support public-led urban consolidation cent...

Influences on urban freight transport policy choice by local authorities

Journal Article
Akgün, E. Z., Monios, J., Rye, T., & Fonzone, A. (2019)
Influences on urban freight transport policy choice by local authorities. Transport Policy, 75, 88-98. doi:10.1016/j.tranpol.2019.01.009
Individual freight transport policies have been investigated in the literature extensively in the last 10–15 years, yet there has surprisingly been very little attention to th...

Institutional Influences on the Development of Urban Freight Transport Policies by Local Authorities

Book Chapter
Akgün, E. Z., & Monios, J. (2018)
Institutional Influences on the Development of Urban Freight Transport Policies by Local Authorities. In M. Kamargianni, & Y. Shiftan (Eds.), Preparing for the New Era of Transport Policies: Learning from Experience, (169-195). Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/bs.atpp.2018.07.004
Urban freight transport (UFT) provides the last mile delivery of goods, return of unwanted or recyclable goods and the removal of waste. Despite such benefits, freight vehicle...

The role of urban freight transport policies in local transport strategies: a comparison of Scotland, England and Sweden.

Presentation / Conference
Zehra Akgün, E., Monios, J., Rye, T. & Fonzone, A. (2017, January)
The role of urban freight transport policies in local transport strategies: a comparison of Scotland, England and Sweden. Paper presented at 49th Annual UTSG Conference, Dublin

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