Edinburgh, Road Pricing and the Boundary Problem: Issues of Equity and Efficiency

  Discussions of road user charging in Scotland had been confined to the proposed introduction of road user charging in Edinburgh. This report summarised the findings of a research study into the efficiency and equity issues surrounding the proposed introduction of road user charging in Edinburgh. Using a review of the existing academic literature, press reports, telephone interviews, physical interviews and reviewing the precognition statements to the Public Inquiry on Congestion Charging in Edinburgh, it provides an analysis of the Edinburgh Road User Charging policy environment.

  • Start Date:

    1 June 2004

  • End Date:

    1 August 2004

  • Activity Type:

    Externally Funded Research

  • Value:

    £1000