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Researcher: Shi, W (Dr Wenming Shi)

Fields of Research

Transport Economics
Transportation and Freight Services
Tourism Economics
Road Transportation and Freight Services
Infrastructure Engineering and Asset Management
Tourism Forecasting
Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
Applied Economics
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Econometric and Statistical Methods

Research Objectives

International Sea Freight Transport (excl. Live Animal Transport)
Port Infrastructure and Management
Economic Issues in Tourism
Management of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Transport Activities
Energy Transmission and Distribution (excl. Hydrogen)
Industry Policy

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A cross-country study of competitiveness of the shipping industry; Transport Policy
A cross-region analysis of the output elasticity of transport investment in China; Maritime Policy and Management
A structured review of green shipping research (1987-2016); Annual Conference of the International Association of Maritime Economics (IAME) 2017
Are we born equal: a study of intergenerational income mobility in China; Journal of Demographic Economics
Container transport network for sustainable development in South Korea; Sustainability
Diversification as an energy importing strategy for China under the Belt and Road Initiative; International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics
Dynamics and interdependencies among different shipping freight markets; Maritime Policy and Management
Evolution of green shipping research: themes and methods; Maritime Policy and Management
External connectivity and its macroeconomic influence of a nation; The 2015 International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME) Conference
Impact analysis of the traffic convoy system and toll pricing policy of the Suez Canal on the operations of a liner containership over a long-haul voyage; International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics
Impact of unexpected events on inbound tourism demand modeling: evidence of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome outbreak in South Korea; Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research
Incentive policy for reduction of emission from ships: a case study of China; Marine Policy
Influence of local government on port investment: implications of China’s decentralized port governance system; Maritime Policy and Management
Korean Connectivity of Container Transportation with OBOR Initiative; OBOR Conference 2016
Logistics as a driving force for development under the Belt and Road Initiative – the Chinese model for developing countries; Transport Reviews
Marine piracy prediction and prevention: Policy implications; Marine Policy
Price determination in the electrolytic aluminum industry: the role of electricity prices; Resources Policy
Spillover effects and dynamic correlations between spot and forward tanker freight markets; Maritime Policy and Management
The impact of crude oil price on the tanker market; Maritime Policy and Management
Themes and tools of maritime transport research during 2000-2014; Maritime Policy and Management
Time-varying copula models in the shipping derivatives market; Empirical Economics
Tourism as an important impetus to promoting economic growth: A critical review; Tourism Management Perspectives

Research Projects

Maritime connectivity and economic growth in Australia; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision