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The overall objectives of project OPTIMA were:

- To identify optimal urban transport and land use strategies for a range of urban areas within the EU;
- To compare the strategies which are specified as optimal in different cities, and to assess the reasons for these differences;
- To assess the acceptability and feasibility of implementation of these strategies both in nine case study cities (Edinburgh, Merseyside, Vienna, Eisenstadt, Tromsø, Oslo, Helsinki, Torino and Salerno) and more widely in the EU;
- To use the results to provide more general guidance on urban transport policy within the EU.

This report presents the findings. dings.

Additional information

Authors: CEC, CEC Bruxelles (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: Report: EN (1998) 84pp., free of charge
Availability: Available from the European Transport Research Information Bureau, AEA Technology plc, 168 Harwell, Didcot, Oxon, OX11 0RA (UK), Fax: +44-1235-436551
ISBN: ISBN 92-828-3025-X
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