Saturday, May 28, 2022
Maria Matveeva (Russian University of Transport), Mattia Masolletti (National University of Science and Technology), Potential Long-Term Consequences of the Coronavirus Crisis for the Transport Industry, SSRN (2021):
The new coronavirus has had a profound impact on development and prospects transport industry. Falling demand for goods and services and a high risk of infection have led to a sharp and unprecedented reduction in the volume of transport services provided worldwide. By showing what a ‘stationary’ world looks like, the new reality emphasized the central role of transport in the global economy and in almost all aspects of human life.