Kick-starting Europe’s economy by investing in public transport

Kick-starting Europe’s economy by investing in public transport


 

In tough times when finance ministers across Europe are pulling the strings of the public purse ever tighter, public services are coming under increasing pressure.

In this context, reflection about how public funding can and should be allocated means that essential services such as pensions, healthcare and education are often prioritised. 

So where does this leave public transport? Let’s not forget that in Europe, public transport operators provide 1.2 million di...


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