Editorial Preface: Urban Travel Behavior in the Middle East and North Africa

  • Houshmand E. Masoumi Technische Universität Berlin | TUB · Center for Technology and Society (ZTG)
Keywords: travel behavior, transportation mode choice, car ownership, travel length, travel time, trip characteristics, sustainable mobility


This Special Issue the TeMA. Journal of Land Use, Mobility and Environment focuses on an already researched subject of urban travel behavior and decisions in the less-studied geographical context of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).


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Author Biography

Houshmand E. Masoumi, Technische Universität Berlin | TUB · Center for Technology and Society (ZTG)
Houshmand E. Masoumi is senior researcher in Center for Technology and Society, Technical University of Berlin, where he did a postdoc research on the interactions of land use andurban travel behavior in Iranian cities. He holds PhD in urban planning and development from Technical University of Dortmund. His research interests include the effects of urban transformations on travel behavior, walkable neighborhoods, traditional urban form, sustainable transportation, and urban sprawl.


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How to Cite
E. Masoumi, H. (2018). Editorial Preface: Urban Travel Behavior in the Middle East and North Africa. Tema - Journal of Land Use, Mobility and Environment, 2-6. https://doi.org/10.6092/1970-9870/5605