John Stanley

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BCom Hons Melbourne, MPhil S'ton
Adjunct Professor, Bus Industry Confederation Senior Fellow in Sustainable Land Transport

Rm 205
H73 - 378 Abercrombie Street
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia


Bio

John Stanley joined ITLS in July 2008 as Adjunct Professor and Bus Industry Confederation Senior Research Fellow in Sustainable Land Transport. Prior to taking on this role, he had nine years as Executive Director of Bus Association Victoria, after eight years as Deputy Chairman of the National Road Transport Commission. He has been a member of the Committee for Melbourne's Transport and Climate Change Task Forces, the Vicurban Board, the Urban Renewal Authority Victoria Board, the Victorian Alpine Resorts Coordinating Council, a Commissioner of Victoria’s State Services Authority, is past Chair of ADC Forum and current Chair of People and Parks Foundation, and a director of Road Safety Inspections P/L. He is a member of the Ministerial Advisory Committee advising Victoria's Minister for Planning on Melbourne's new Metropolitan Planning Strategy. John chaired the Advisory Committee for the Monash University Institute of Transport Studies for many years and remains a member of that Committee. He was awarded a Centenary Medal for services to public transport and conservation.

Selected publications

2018

Journal Articles

Lowe C, Stanley J, and Stanley J (2018) A broader perspective on social outcomes in transport Research in Transportation Economics, In Press. [More Information]

Stanley J, and Ljungberg A (2018) Workshop 5 report: Bridging the benefit / funding gap Research in Transportation Economics, In Press. [More Information]

Stanley J, Ellison R, Loader C, and Hensher D (2018) Reducing Australian motor vehicle greenhouse gas emissions Transportation Research Part A, 109, 76-88. [More Information]

Stanley J, Stanley J, Balbontin C, and Hensher D (2018) Social exclusion: The roles of mobility and bridging social capital in regional Australia Transportation Research Part A, In Press. [More Information]

2017

Journal Articles

Cao D, Stanley J, and Stanley J (2017) Indicators of Socio-Spatial Transport Disadvantage for Inter-Island Transport Planning in Rural Philippine Communities Social Inclusion, 5 (4), 116-131. [More Information]

Stanley J, and Hensher D (2017) Getting the prices right in road use Road and Transport Research, 26 (3), 13-21.

Stanley J, and Stanley J (2017) The importance of transport for social inclusion Social Inclusion, 5 (4), 108-115. [More Information]

Book

Stanley J, Stanley J, and Hansen R (2017) How Great Cities Happen: Integrating People, Land Use and Transport; Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham. [More Information]

Report

Stanley J, Brain P, and Cunningham J (2017) Moving People: Solutions for Policy Thinkers - Policy Paper 9: Improved public transport services supporting city productivity growth: an Australian city case study; Bus Industry Confederation, Kingston, ACT, 3-20.

2016

Journal Article

Stanley J, and Levinson D (2016) Workshop 3 report: Sustainable funding sources and related cost benefit measurements Research in Transportation Economics, 59, 143-150. [More Information]

Book Chapters

Greaves S, and Stanley J (2016) Policy for a sustainable future Handbook on Transport and Urban Planning in the Developed World; Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, 202-228. [More Information]

Stanley J, and Pearce R (2016) Institutional Frameworks Handbook on Transport and Urban Planning in the Developed World; Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, 180-201. [More Information]

Reports

Stanley J (2016) Moving People: Solutions for Policy Thinkers - Policy Paper 7: National Guidelines: Bus Services Procurement and Bus Service Contracts; Bus Industry Confederation, Canberra, 3-31.

Stanley J, and Wong Y (2016) Moving People: Solutions for Policy Thinkers - Improving public transport service: Hobart - A corridors case study; Bus Industry Confederation, Canberra, 2-35.

2015

Book Chapter

Stanley J, and Stanley J (2015) Equity in transport Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Transport Economics and Policy; Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, 418-436. [More Information]

Reports

Stanley J (2015) Moving People: Solutions for Policy Thinkers - Policy Paper 6: Governance for integrated urban land use transport policy and planning; Bus Industry Confederation, Kingston, ACT, 1-24.

Stanley J, and Brain P (2015) Sustainable Urban Mobility: Economic Perspectives; Australian Council of Learned Academics, Melbourne, 3-79.

Stanley J, and Brain P (2015) Moving People: Solutions for Policy Thinkers - Policy Paper 5: Urban land use transport integration and the vital role for Australia's forgotten inner/middle suburbs; Bus Industry Confederation, Kingston, ACT, 1-36.

Stanley J, Stanley J, and Davis S (2015) Moving People: Solutions for Policy Thinkers - Policy Paper 4: Connecting Neighbourhoods: The 20 minute city; Bus Industry Confederation, Kingston ACT, 1-28.

2014

Journal Articles

Stanley J (2014) Land use/transport integration: Starting at the right place Research in Transportation Economics, 48, 381-388. [More Information]

Stanley J, and Lucas K (2014) Workshop 6 Report: Delivering sustainable public transport Research in Transportation Economics, 48, 315-322. [More Information]

Book

Stopher P, and Stanley J (2014) Introduction to Transport Policy: A Public Policy View; Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham.

Book Chapter

Stanley J, and Stanley J (2014) Social Exclusion and Travel Handbook of Sustainable Travel; Springer, Dordrecht, 165-184. [More Information]

Reports

Stanley J (2014) Moving People: Solutions for Policy Thinkers - Policy Paper 3: Public transport: funding growth in urban route services; Bus Industry Confederation, Kingston ACT, 4-28.

Stanley J (2014) Moving People: Solutions for Policy Thinkers - Policy Paper 1: Pricing opportunities for Australia: Paying our way in land transport; Bus Industry Confederation, Kingston ACT, 7-23.

Stanley J (2014) Moving People: Solutions for Policy Thinkers - Policy Paper 2: Sustainable transport in Australian cities: targeting vehicle kilometres of travel; Bus Industry Confederation, Kingston ACT, 5-30.

2013

Journal Article

Stanley J, and Smith A (2013) Workshop 3A: Governance, contracting, ownership and competition issues in public transport: Looking up not down Research in Transportation Economics, 39 (1), 167-174. [More Information]

2012

Journal Article

Stanley J, Stanley J, and Hensher D (2012) Mobility, Social Capital and Sense of Community: What Value? Urban Studies, 49 (16), 3595-3609. [More Information]

Book Chapter

Nash C, Pearce D, and Stanley J (2012) An evaluation of cost-benefit analysis criteria Transport Economics: Critical Concepts in Economics; Routledge imprint of Taylor & Francis, Oxon, United Kingdom, 359-373.

Report

Stanley J (2012) Moving People - Solutions for a Liveable Australia; Bus Industry Confederation, ACT, 1-81.

2011

Journal Articles

Gwee E, Currie G, and Stanley J (2011) International Variation in Cost-Benefit Analysis of Urban Rail Projects: Impact on Outcomes Transportation Research Record, 2261, 73-85. [More Information]

Stanley J, and Hensher D (2011) Environmental and social taxes: Reforming road pricing in Australia Road and Transport Research, 20 (4), 87-99.

Stanley J, Hensher D, and Loader C (2011) Road transport and climate change: Stepping off the greenhouse gas Transportation Research Part A, 45 (10), 1020-1030. [More Information]

Stanley J, Hensher D, Stanley J, and Vella-Brodrick D (2011) Mobility, social exclusion and well-being: Exploring the links Transportation Research Part A, 45 (8), 789-801. [More Information]

Stanley J, Hensher D, Stanley J, Currie G, Greene W, and Vella-Brodrick D (2011) Social Exclusion and the Value of Mobility Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, 45 (2), 197-222.

Book Chapters

Stanley J (2011) Public transport liberalization: achievements and future directions International Handbook of Network Industries: The Liberalization of Infrastructure; Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, 269-289. [More Information]

Stanley J, and Hensher D (2011) Economic Modelling New Perspectives and Methods in Transport and Social Exclusion Research; Emerald Group Publishing, United Kingdom, 201-219. [More Information]

Stanley J, and Stanley J (2011) Public Policy Perspectives: A View from Outside Government New Perspectives and Methods in Transport and Social Exclusion Research; Emerald Group Publishing, United Kingdom, 277-294. [More Information]

Report

Stanley J (2011) Improved information for better land transport in our cities; University of Sydney Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies, Sydney, 1-12.

2010

Journal Articles

Currie G, Richardson T, Smyth P, Vella-Brodrick D, Hine J, Lucas K, Stanley J, Morris J, Kinnear R, and Stanley J (2010) Investigating links between transport disadvantage, social exclusion and well-being in Melbourne - Updated results Research in Transportation Economics, 29 (1), 287-295. [More Information]

Hensher D, and Stanley J (2010) Contracting regimes for bus services: What have we learnt after 20 years? Research in Transportation Economics, 29 (1), 140-144. [More Information]

Stanley J (2010) Goal achievement with trusting partnerships at the tactical level Research in Transportation Economics, 29 (1), 99-105. [More Information]

Stanley J, and Longva F (2010) Workshop report - A successful contractual setting Research in Transportation Economics, 29 (1), 80-88. [More Information]

Stanley J, Stanley J, Vella-Brodrick D, and Currie G (2010) The place of transport in facilitating social inclusion via the mediating influence of social capital Research in Transportation Economics, 29 (1), 280-286. [More Information]

Reports

Stanley J (2010) Sustainable population: an urban transport perspective; Department of Parliamentary Services, Canberra, 1-21.

Stanley J, and Barrett S (2010) Moving People - Solutions for a growing Australia; Bus Industry Confederation, Canberra, 1-73.

Stanley J, Adams R, Allen K, Birrell B, Blakely E, James P, MacLeod A, McEoin E, and Troy P (2010) ADC Cities Report: Enhancing Liveability | Integrating the City; The Australian Davos Connection, Melbourne, 13-49.

2009

Journal Articles

Currie G, Richardson T, Smyth P, Vella-Brodrick D, Hine J, Lucas K, Stanley J, Morris J, Kinnear R, and Stanley J (2009) Investigating links between transport disadvantage, social exclusion and well-being in Melbourne - Preliminary results Transport Policy, 16 (3), 97-105. [More Information]

Hensher D, and Stanley J (2009) What if Petrol increased to $10 per litre in Melbourne? Implications for Travel Behaviour and Public Transport Demand Road and Transport Research, 18 (3), 61-68.

Loader C, and Stanley J (2009) Growing bus patronage and addressing transport disadvantage - the Melbourne experience Transport Policy, 16 (3), 106-114. [More Information]

Stanley J, and Hensher D (2009) Policy Forum: Urban Transport- Urban Transport in Australia: Has It Reached Breaking Point? Australian Economic Review, 42 (2), 190-200. [More Information]

Book

Stanley J, Longva F, Veeneman W, and van de Velde D (2009) Proceedings of the International Conference on Competition and Ownership inland Passenger Transport, 2 - A Successful Contractual Setting; NGInfra Foundation, Netherlands.

2008

Journal Articles

Hensher D, and Stanley J (2008) Editorial: Competition and ownership in land passenger transport: New directions Transportation Research Part A, 42 (9), 1141-42.

Hensher D, and Stanley J (2008) Transacting under a performance-based contract: The role of negotiation and competitive tendering Transportation Research Part A, 42 (9), 1143-1151. [More Information]

Stanley J, and Hensher D (2008) Delivering Trusting Partnerships for Route Bus Services: A Melbourne Case Study Transportation Research Part A, 42 (10), 1295-1301. [More Information]

Stanley J, and van de Velde D (2008) Risk and reward in public transport contracting Research in Transportation Economics, 22, 20-25. [More Information]

Report

Roux M, and Stanley J (2008) ADC Infrastructure 21: From Incrementalism to Transformational Change; The Australian Davos Connection, Melbourne, 1-144.

2007

Journal Article

Stanley J, and Stanley J (2007) Public Transport and Social Policy Goals Road and Transport Research, 16 (1), 20-30.

Book

Currie G, Stanley J, and Stanley J (2007) No Way to Go – Transport and Social Disadvantage in Australian Communities; Monash University ePress, Melbourne.

Book Chapters

Stanley J (2007) Workshop B Report: Creating and Maintaining Trusting Partnerships Competition and ownership in land passenger transport : selected papers from the 9th International Conference (Thredbo 9), Lisbon, September, 2005; Elsevier, United Kingdom, 423-437.

Stanley J, and Stanley J (2007) Public transport and social exclusion: an operator's perspective No Way to Go – Transport and Social Disadvantage in Australian Communities; Monash University ePress, Melbourne.

Stanley J, and Stanley J (2007) Social Policy and Public Transport No Way to Go – Transport and Social Disadvantage in Australian Communities; Monash University ePress, Melbourne, 13.1-13.17.

Stanley J, Betts J, and Lucas S (2007) Tactical Partnerships: A Context of Trust for Successful Operation Competition and ownership in land passenger transport : selected papers from the 9th International Conference (Thredbo 9), Lisbon, September, 2005; Elsevier, United Kingdom, 189-212.

Stanley J, Currie G, and Stanley J (2007) The Way to Go? No Way to Go – Transport and Social Disadvantage in Australian Communities; Monash University ePress, Melbourne, 16.1-16.11.

Stanley J, Stanley J, and Currie G (2007) Introduction No Way to Go – Transport and Social Disadvantage in Australian Communities; Monash University ePress, Melbourne.

2006

Journal Articles

Stanley J (2006) Developing 'Trusting Partnerships' Between Purchasers and Providers UNSW Law Journal, 29 (3), 270-275.

Stanley J (2006) Developing 'Trusting Partnerships' Between Purchasers and Providers UNSW Law Journal, 12 (2), 14-17.

Stanley J (2006) Franchising of Melbourne’s Rail Services: Assessment After Six Years Public Transport International (French Edition), 33, 54-68.

Stanley J (2006) SmartBus: a New Service Standard Public Transport International (French Edition), 6, 28-31.

2005

Book Chapter

Stanley J, and Hensher D (2005) Performance based contracts in public transportation: The Melbourne experience Competition and ownership in land passenger transport; Elsevier, Oxford, 155-176.

2004

Journal Article

Stanley J, and Hensher D (2004) Melbourne's Public Transport Franchising: Lessons For PPPs (Forum) Australian Accounting Review, 14 (2), 42-50.

2003

Journal Article

Hensher D, and Stanley J (2003) Performance-based quality contracts in bus service provision Transportation Research Part A, 37 (6), 519-538. [More Information]

Book Chapter

Stanley J, and Watkiss P (2003) Transport Energy and Emissions: Buses Handbook of Transport and the Environment: Handbooks in Transport Volume 4; Elsevier, Netherlands, 227-245.

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