Articles

Below is list of select articles. For a more detailed listing by subject area, please use the  menu links above labeled ‘articles’.

Buehler, R., Pucher, J., Altshuler, A. 2017. “Vienna’s Path to Sustainable Transport,“ International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, Vol. 11, No. 4, 257-271.

Buehler, R., Pucher, J. 2017. “Have Walking and Cycling Become Safer? Recent Evidence from High-Income Countries, with a Focus on the United States and Germany,” American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 107, No. 2, pp. 281–287.

Buehler, R., J. Pucher, R. Gerike, T. Goetschi. 2017. “Reducing car dependence in the heart of Europe: Lessons from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland,” Transport Reviews,Vol. 37, No. 1, pp 4-28.

Pucher, J., Buehler, R. 2016. “Safer Cycling Through Improved Infrastructure,” American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 116, No. 12, pp 2089-2090. (Note: Invited Editorial).

Buehler, R., Dill, J. 2016. “Bikeway networks: A review of effects on cycling,” Transport Reviews. Vol. 36, No. 1, pages 9-27.

Buehler, R., Götschi, T., Winters, M. 2016. “Moving Toward Active Transportation: How Policies Can Encourage Walking and Bicycling,” San Diego, CA: Active Living Research. (peer reviewed research brief).

Buehler, R., Hamre, A. 2016. ”An Examination of Recent Trends in Multimodal Travel Behavior Among American Motorists,” International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, Vol. 10, No.4, 354-364. 

Buehler, R., Hamre, A. 2015. ”The multimodal majority? Driving, walking, cycling, and public transportation use among American adults,” Transportation, Volume 42, Issue 6,pp 1081-1101. Here is a link to a related poster presented at the TRB annual meeting.

Buehler, R., Jung, W. and Hamre, A. 2015. “Planning for Sustainable Transport in Germany and the U.S.: A comparison of the Washington, DC and Stuttgart Regions,” International Planning Studies, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp.292-312.

Buehler, R. 2014. “Daily Travel and CO2 Emissions from Passenger Transport: A Comparison of Germany and the United States,” Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board.

Hamre, A., Buehler, R. 2014. “Commuter Mode Choice and Free Car Parking, Public Transportation Benefits, Showers/Lockers, and Bike Parking at Work: Evidence from the Washington, DC Region,” Journal of Public Transportation, Vol. 17, No.2, pp. 67-91.

Hamre, A., Buehler, R. 2014. “The Shared Benefits of Capital Bikeshare,” Carolina Planning, Vol. 39, pp. 9-15.

Buck, D., Buehler, R. Happ, P., Rawls, B. Chung, P., Borecki, N. 2013. Are Bikeshare Users Different from Regular Cyclists? First Look at Short-Term Users, Annual Members, and Area Cyclists in the Washington, D.C., RegionTransportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2387, 112-119.

Kuhnimhof, T., Armoogum, J., Buehler, R., Dargay, J., Denstadli, J., Yamamoto, T. 2012. “Men Shape a Downward Trend in Car Use among Young Adults – Evidence from Six Industrialized Countries,” Transport Reviews, Vol. 32. No. 6, pp. 761-779.

Buehler, R., Pucher, J. 2012. “Demand for Public Transport in Germany and the USA: An Analysis of Rider Characteristics,” Transport Reviews, Vol. 32, No. 5, pp. 541-567.

Buehler, R., Pucher, J. 2012.  “Cycling to Work in 90 Large American Cities: New Evidence on the Role of Bike Paths and Lanes,” Transportation, Vol. 39, 2, pp. 409-432.

Buehler, R., Keeley, M., Jungjohann, A., and M. Mehling. 2011. How Germany Became Europe’s Green Leader: A Look at Four Decades of Sustainable Policymaking. The Solutions Journal, Vol. 2, No.5.

Buehler, R., Pucher, R., Merom, D., Bauman, A. “Active Travel in Germany and the USA: Contributions of Daily Walking and Cycling to Physical Activity,” American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Vol. 40, No. 9, September 2011, pp. 241-250. Abstract.

Buehler, R., Pucher, J. “Cycling to Work in 90 Large American Cities: New Evidence on the Role of Bike Paths and Lanes,” Transportation, Vol. 38, 2011, in press.

Buehler, R., Pucher, J. 2011. “Making Public Transport Financially Sustainable,” Transport Policy, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 128-136.

Buehler, R., Pucher, J. 2011. “Sustainable Transport in Freiburg: Lessons from Germany’s Environmental Capital,” International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, Vol. 5, pp. 43-70.

Buehler, R., Pucher, J., Kunert, U. 2009. “Making Transportation Sustainable: Insights from Germany,” Washington DC: The Brookings Institution, Metropolitan Policy Program, (38 pages plus statistical appendix).

Buehler, R. 2011. “Determinants of Mode Choice: A Comparison of Germany and the USA,” Transport Geography, Vol. 19, pp. 644-657.

Buehler, R. 2010. “Transport Policies, Automobile Use, and Sustainable Transportation:  A Comparison of Germany and the USA,” Journal of Planning Education and Research, Vol. 30, pp. 76-93.