Projects and articles of Stef Proost
ResearcherProf. Stef Proost supports TML as an independent expert. Stef is an emeritus full professor with assignment at KU Leuven and teaches transport and environmental economics at the Faculty of Economics and Business and the Faculty of Engineering. He conducts research into optimal pricing and investments for road transport, public transport, and aviation. In recent years he has been working more on climate policy for the transport sector with researchers in Germany, Sweden, and Norway. His work can be consulted via
Study to objectify mobility policy
This study diagnoses the congestion problems in Flanders and Brussels, and formulates recommendations for concrete solutions to reduce congestion.
CO2 emissions of road traffic in the EU ETS
This study examines the conditions and impact of the possible inclusion of road traffic CO2 emissions in an emissions trading system.
COMPetition for AIR traffic management.
Sustainable aviation fuels
Coordination of renewable fuel stakeholders' strategy in the field of aviation.
Distributional impact of a regional road pricing scheme in Flanders
Opponents to road charging often voice concerns on equity. Based on an extensive study, we show that benefits and costs depend mainly on the profile of the car user and not on income, such that households with average car use generally benefit.