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It Pays Off to Bike to School

It Pays Off to Bike to School

| August 26, 2013

Getting children to bike to school benefits society in terms of both economy, health, and congestion says new report.  COWI has analyzed the effect of the popular Bike to School campaign which is organized by the Danish Cyclists’ federation and TrygFonden.

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Are cyclists good customers?

Are cyclists good customers?

| August 26, 2013

This was the question asked in a comprehensive study conducted by the City of Copenhagen on the link between shopping and transport mode. The answer is yes!

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Collection of Cycle Concepts 2012

Collection of Cycle Concepts 2012

“Collection of Cycle Concepts 2012″ contains the most recent Danish bicycle knowhow on everything from infrastructure and road to campaigns and life style and updates the field since the publication of the first edition of “Collection of Cycle Concepts” from 2000.

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Danish society profits DKK 43 million on Bike to Work

Danish society profits DKK 43 million on Bike to Work

| November 24, 2011

The Danish Bike to Work campaign organized by Danish Cyclists’ Federation has been analyzed by the consulting group, COWI.

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The British Cycling Economy

The British Cycling Economy

| August 22, 2011

Interesting study made by Dr. Alexander Grous, LSE, and SKY showing that the British cycling industry is “generating an estimated £2.9b per annum with strong signs of sustainable growth over the long term”.

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City’s biking industry rakes in 1.3 billion

City’s biking industry rakes in 1.3 billion

Being the “city of cyclists” has its economic benefits. The story is borrowed from the COPENHAGEN post.

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The efficiency of cycling investments

The efficiency of cycling investments

Eva Willumsen, COWI, held a plenary speach at the Velo-City 2011 conference in Seville. Take a look at her presentation here.

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Successful lobbying for financing investments in cycling

Successful lobbying for financing investments in cycling

Do you need a billion DKK for better cycle infrastructure?

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Tax incentives for bike commuting

Tax incentives for bike commuting

Denmark is in many aspects a front-runner when it comes to cycling. Unfortunately, the area of tax incentives for bike commuting is not one of them.

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Economic evaluation of cycle projects

Economic evaluation of cycle projects

Cost-benefit analysis of two Copenhagen cycle projects

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