BLINKIN Mikhail

Mikhail Blinkin
Institute for Transport Economics and Transport Policy Studies, National Research University "Higher School of Economics", Moscow, Russia
Director

Mikhail Blinkin, Tenured Professor of the National Research University “Higher School of Economics”, Director of the Institute for Transport Economics and Transport Policy Studies, Professor of the Graduate School of Urban Studies and Planning. One of the most prominent Russian scientists in the field of transportation and urban studies. Research Fields: Transport Policy, Tax & Budget Policy, Urban Studies & Urban Transportation Planning, Public Transport, Road Pricing, Mathematical Theory of Traffic Flow, Traffic Safety. Membership of Public and Expert Bodies: Member of the Government of the Russian Federation's Advisory Council, Chairman of the Public Council of the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation, Member of the Civic Chamber of Moscow, Member of the Civic Chamber of the Moscow region, Member of the Executive Committee of the UITP’s  Eurasian Division.

Congress & Exhibition: 

Lunch session 2 - Public transport in Eurasia: New challenges, new solutions

In recent years, public transport in Eurasia has been rapidly changing. Particularly in Moscow - impressive developments at Moscow Metro and land transport are matching the growing demand for public transport services in the capital. Cities in other region are also trying to follow the trends of public transport development and make visible efforts to this effect.