February 23 2023
CPT Scotland launched the new WPI Economics report at an event in Edinburgh on the 22nd February. The report shows how major benefits could be reaped by levelling the playing field between private motoring and public transport in Scotland.
ICYMI: Catch up on today's event on YouTube, and follow the thread of highlights below!— Social Market Foundation (@SMFthinktank) February 22, 2023
At @SMFthinktank event in Edinburgh this eve to discuss how can policy encourage & enable car users to switch journeys to bus & coach in Scotland. @CPT_Scot @BusUsersUK #decarbdividendscotland @wpl_economics pic.twitter.com/wu340IbVRu— Greig Mackay (@GreigBusUsers) February 22, 2023
Our latest report, commissioned by the @CPT_UK and launched this evening, shows how major benefits could be reaped by levelling the playing field between private motoring and public transport in Scotland: https://t.co/0MFUXrTktv pic.twitter.com/NjPSTPzuRC— WPI Economics (@wpi_economics) February 22, 2023
Behavioural change and modal shift must be informed by customer experience and need - industry needs to get this right says @markruskell MSP #decarbdividendscotland— CPT Scotland (@CPT_Scot) February 22, 2023
This evening we will launch our Decarbonisation Dividend report, produced in conjunction with @wpi_economics. This looks at how we can switch car journeys to bus and coach in Scotland - and you can stream live via @SMFthinktank at 18:00: https://t.co/fNix1hlKT2 https://t.co/FKVP8CRNh3— CPT Scotland (@CPT_Scot) February 22, 2023
“modal shift to bus is both necessary and desirable. It also has to be ambitious, be prioritised locally, and be delivered alongside measures that discourage car use” @PaulWhite_CPT tells #decarbdividendScotland— CPT Scotland (@CPT_Scot) February 22, 2023