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Aisling Reynolds-Feighan

Professor of Transport Economics

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Biography

                   

Aisling Reynolds-Feighan has more than 25 years experience working as a transport economist. She is Professor of Transport Economics at UCD.  Aisling has worked as a transport consultant/expert to the US Department of Transportation, the OECD, European Commission and Irish Department of Transport, Economic & Social Research Institute, Irish Exporters Association, DKM Economic Consultants. She was a member of the EU's FP7 and FP6 Expert Advisory Panels in Transport. Aisling has published extensively on air and road transport economics in the leading international transportation research journals. Aisling has presented to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Transport, and contributes regularly to public debate on transport matters through TV, radio and print media outlets. She is Chair of the Regional Science Association International British and Irish Section.

                      

Professional

Honours and Awards

Year: 2008.
Title: Moss Madden Memorial Medal in Regional Science
Year: 2007.
Title: IRCHSS Small Projects Grants
Year: 2003.
Title: Research Fellowship
Year: 2000.
Title: UCD President's Award
Year: 1988.
Title: University of Illinois Graduate Fellowship
Year: 1986.
Title: US Government Fulbright Grant
Year: 1986.
Title: University of Illinois Graduate Fellowship
Year: 1989.
Title: University of Illinois Graduate Summer Fellowship
Year: 1988.
Title: Charles S. Alexander Graduate Fellowship

Associations

Association: Irisn Transport Research Network, Function/Role: Member
Association: Cranfield University, School of Engineering, Function/Role: External Examiner, MSc. Air Transport Management
Association: Regional Science Association International British & Irish Section, Function/Role: Chair
Association: Transport Advisory Group for FP7, Function/Role: Expert Advisor
Association: Institute of Public Administration, Function/Role: Board Member
Association: Regional Science Association International (RSAI),, Function/Role: elected European Councillor to the World Council in 2001 (3 year term); committee member of British & Irish Section, 1994-2001.
Association: Air Transport Research Society (ATRS) of World Conference on Transport Research (WCTR) Society, Function/Role: elected committee member since 1997.
Association: Regional Studies Association (Irish Branch), elected committee member since 1997., Function/Role: Member of 1999 and 2001 National conference organising committee.
Association: American Economics Association, Function/Role: Member
Association: Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport of Ireland (MCILT), Function/Role: Member
Association: Royal Aeronautical Society, Function/Role: Member
Association: University Transport Studies Group (UK University Network), Function/Role: UCD Member
     

Conference Contributions

Reynolds-Feighan, AIsling J. (2015) [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], 44th RSAIBIS Annual Conference, UCD Dublin Sutherland School of Law , 16-AUG-15 - 18-AUG-15.
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan (2013) Comparative Analysis of European & Irish Air Transport in the 2010s. [Invited Oral Presentation], Irish Aviation Authority Safety Regulation Division Conference, National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Benburb Street, Dublin 7 , 20-JUN-13 - 20-JUN-13.
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan (2012) Merge or Perish: Irish Aviation in a Rapidly Changing Global. [Invited Oral Presentation], Third Annual Tourism Policy Workshop, Dromoland Castle, Co. Clare , 02-NOV-12 - 04-NOV-12.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (2009) Aviation & Transport Industry Forum: Industry Trends to 2014. [Invited Oral Presentation], Irish Aviation Authority-DIT Industry Forum, DIT, Aungier St., Dublin , 07-FEB-09 - 07-FEB-09.
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J.; (2007) Aachen Aviation Convention. [Invited Oral Presentation], Aachen Aviation Convention, Aachen, Germany , 11-JUN-07 - 12-JUN-07.
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. ; (2007) 34th RSAIBIS. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract Presented at Conference], 34th Annual Conference of the Regional Science Association International - British & Irish Section, Bangor, Northern Ireland , 17-AUG-07 - 18-AUG-07.
Vega, Amaya & Reynolds-Feighan, A.J.; (2007) 54th NARSC Conference. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract Presented at Conference], 54th Annual North American Meetings of the Regional Science Association International, 2007, Savannah, Georgia, USA , 07-NOV-07 - 10-NOV-07.
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J.; (2007) North American Regional Science Association. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract Presented at Conference], 54th Annual North American Meetings of the Regional Science Association International, 2007, Savannah, Georgia, USA , 07-NOV-07 - 10-NOV-07.
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J.; (2005) 'An Application of Gini Decomposition to Assessment of Sub-National Spatial Concentration'. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract Presented at Conference], 52nd Annual Conference of North American Regional Science Association, Las Vegas, NV, USA , 11-NOV-05 - 13-NOV-05.
Vega, A. & Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. ; (2006) 'Choice of residential location and travel mode to work in the Greater Dublin Area'. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract Presented at Conference], UK & Irish Universities Transport Study Group Annual Conference, Dublin , 04-JAN-06 - 06-JAN-06.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (2002) STELLA. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract Presented at Conference], STELLA (Sustainable Transport in Europe and Links and Liaisons with America) Network (ESF/NSF funded network) Kick-off meeting; Group 5 Institutions, Regulations and Markets in Transportation, April 2002, Brussels, Brussels , 08-APR-02 - 09-APR-02.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (2000) ERSA 2000. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract Presented at Conference], 40th European Congress of Regional Science Association, Barcelona, Spain, September, 2000, Barcelona, Spain , 25-AUG-00 - 28-AUG-00.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan & B. Bowen; (1998) ATRS Conference Proceedings. [N/A], Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference, Air Transport Research Group of World Conference on Transport Research Society (in Three Volumes), University of Nebraska, Omaha, Aviation Institute, 1998, University of Nebraska, Omaha , 21-JUL-98 - 22-JUL-98.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (1999) Subsidisation Policies in the Provision of Air Services to Small Communities: European and US Approaches. [N/A], Proceedings of the First Forum on Air Transport Provision in Europes Remote Regions, Cranfield University UK, 1999, Cranfield University UK , 01-APR-99 - 01-APR-99.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan,; (2000) UNO, Nebraska, USA. [Invited Lecture], Aviation Institute, University of Nebraska, Omaha NE, USA, 3rd October 2000, Omaha NE , 03-OCT-00 - 03-OCT-00.
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. & P.C. McLay; (2006) 'Measuring The Accessibility And Attractiveness Of European Airports: A Small Community Perspective'. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract Presented at Conference], The Annual Conference Of Irish Geographers, Dublin , 05-MAY-06 - 07-MAY-06.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan,; (2002) Accessibility, Transportation Infrastructure Planning and Irish Regional Policy Issues and Dilemmas,. [N/A], UCC Symposium: A New Agenda for Irish Regional Development, University College Cork,, * , 12-SEP-02 - 13-SEP-02.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan,; (2002) The Impacts of Airline Alliances and Open skies Policies on International Air Freight Logistics,. [N/A], 43rd European Congress of the Regional Science Association International, Dortmund, Germany, Dortmund, Germany , 27-AUG-02 - 31-AUG-02.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan,; (2002) US Air Traffic Concentration in an Era of Airline Alliances and Open Skies Policies,. [N/A], 6th ATRS World Conference Program, July 14-16, 2002, Boeing Training Center, Seattle, Washington, USA, Seattle, Washington, USA , 14-JUN-02 - 16-JUN-02.
A. J. Reynolds-Feighan & George Williams (Cranfield University, UK); (2001) Deciding an Appropriate Dividing Line Between Subsidised and Non-Subsidised Air Services: European Versus US Experience. [N/A], Second Forum on Air Transport Provision in Europes Remote Regions, Jersey, UK, April 4-6th, 2001, Jersey, UK , 04-APR-01 - 06-APR-01.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan,; (2000) Traffic Distribution In Low-Cost And Full-Service Carrier Networks in the US Air Transportation Market,. [N/A], North American Regional Science Association International Meetings, November 9-11th 2000, Chicago, IL, USA, Chicago, IL, USA , 09-NOV-00 - 11-NOV-00.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (2000) European Airport and Air Transport Policy: An Overview of Liberalisation with Particular Focus on Air Freight,. [N/A], Center for Transportation Policy and Logistics, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA, October 6th, 2000, Fairfax, VA, USA , 06-OCT-00.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan, ,; (2000) Traffic Distribution In Low-Cost And Full-Service Carrier Networks. [N/A], ATRG Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands,, * , 02-JUL-00 - 04-JUL-00.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan,; (2000) Recent Trends in Air-Freight,. [N/A], Export Link 2000: European Transport Forum, April 5th 2000, RDS, Dublin, * , 05-APR-00.
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan & K.J. Button; (1999) An assessment of the capacity and congestion levels at European airports,. [N/A], 39th European Congress of the Regional Science Association, University College Dublin, Ireland, 24-27th August 1999, * , 24-AUG-99 - 27-AUG-99.

Committees

Committee : Journal of Air Transport Management (Elsevier)
Committee : Regional Science Association International - British & Irish Section
Committee : Regional Science Association International (British & Irish Section)
Committee : Research Grants Council of Hong Kong
Committee : Hong Kong University Grants Committee
Committee : Regional science Association International - British & Irish Section
Committee : European Commissions Surface Transport Advisory Group for the Sixth Framework Programme, 2002.
Committee : Mobility & Transportation Group at the Urban Institute of Ireland, UCD, 2002-
Committee : 39th European Congress of RSAI at UCD, August 1999 (560 delegates).
Committee : 1998 ATRS Symposium at UCD, July 1998 (106 delegates).
Committee : Editorial Board, Journal of Air Transport (Univ. of Nebraska, Aviation Institute)
Committee : Journal of Air Transport Management (Elsevier Science)
Committee : Reviewer for international refereed journals
Committee : Social Science Research Council of the Netherlands (Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek, Maatschappij- en Gedragswetenschappen), 2000 present
Committee : MINIMISE consortium: (Managing Interoperability by Improvements in Transport System Organisation in Europe) EU Fourth Framework Project ST-96-SC.401. (March 96-September 98), with Kenneth Button (George Mason University). Sub-contractor to University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne. Assessment of performance of the air transport sector in Europe and identification of constraints and bottlenecks within air transport and between air and other transport modes in both passenger and freight services
Committee : External Evaluator team for Irish Government Operational Programme for Transport, 1994-99
Committee : Expert advisor to EU, 1991/2 on Cost-Benefit Analysis of Transport Infrastructure project appraisals
Committee : · Consultant to Irish Department of Transport, Energy & Communications (1993/94); Department of Public Enterprise, 2000. Study undertaken in 1993 resulted in first application of new EU regulations on Public Service Obligation Air Routes for the six Irish Regional Airports. This scheme was recently renewed until 2004. Study in 2000 (with Joe Durkan) assessed urban public transport funding in 140 European cities including Dublin.
Committee : BA Course Review Committee 1997.
Committee : Department Course Review Committee 1994-95: Review of B.A. course content and structure
Committee : First Year Course Convenor 1990 -2000
Committee : Board of Assessors Economics Department, 1992, 1995 & 1998
Committee : Department Planning Committee 1992-1996
Committee : Department Equipment/Computer Committee 1991- 1996
Committee : Department steering committee for pilot Quality Assessment project 1995/6
Committee : Department Erasmus co-ordinator
Committee : Faculty of Arts Committee on Semesterisation, 1995
Committee : Faculty of Arts Postgraduate students Day, 1990-93
Committee : Faculty of Arts Committee for Faculty Video, 1990 Member of Board of Assessors/Interview Board, Department of Economics 1992, 1995 & 1998
Committee : Board of Assessors/Interview Board, Department of Social Policy, 2000 (Presidents nominee)
Committee : Board of Assessors/Interview Board, Department of Regional and Urban Planning, 1998/99, 1999/2000 & 2000/2001 (Presidents nominee)
Committee : Examiner for transport theses in UCD MBS, MBA and CEEPA programmes
Committee : Lectures/seminars to several departments & faculties (Geography, Business Administration, Civil Engineering) in transport economics
Committee : UCD Member, University Transport Studies Group (UK University Network).
Committee : · TV/Radio/Newspaper articles - contributing to public debate on transport issues (Pat Kenny Show; Morning Ireland; Liveline; PrimeTime; Marketplace; Today-Tonight; RTE TV & Radio News; Irish Independent; Reuters International; BBC World Service; Irish Times; Newstalk 106fm)
Committee : Air Transport Research Society (of WCTR)
 

Education

Year 1989 Institution: University of Illinois, IL, USA
Qualification: PhD Subject: PhD
Year 1986 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: MA Subject:
Year 1985 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: BA Subject:
 

Consultancy

Client: US Department of Transportation
Client: Irish Department of Public Enterprise
Client: Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Client: Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Client: Irish Department of Transport, Energy & Communications
Client: Oireachtas Joint Committee on Transport

Outreach Activities

External Examiner Cranfield University, 2012-2015 (M.Sc. Air Transport Management)

Journals Edited

Journal Of Air Transport Management: Editorial Board member.

Other Activities

Assessor for the Research Grants Council of Hong Kong, Autumn 2007
Board Member, Institute of Public Administration
01/08/2006-01/08/2009
Member of Audit Committee, IPA
01/08/2006-01/08/2007
Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Transport
18/05/2006-18/05/2006
Member of Advisory Group to 6FP Sustainable Surface Transport, European Commission, 2002-2005
01/10/2002-01/10/2005
Member of Editorial Board, Journal of Air Transportation
01/09/2005-31/08/2006
Reviewer, Journal of Air Transport Management
Reviewer, Transport Policy

Invited Fellow to Dutch Ministry of Transport, Academic Network on Aviation Research and Policy

Publications

Books

A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (1992) The Effects of Deregulation on U.S. Air Networks. Germany: Springer-Verlag. [Details]

Book Chapters

Reynolds-Feighan, Aisling (2015) 'Urban Transport Supply' In: O'Sullivan, A., Williams, B., Reynolds-Feighan, A.J (eds). Urban and Regional Economics. New York: McGraw Hill. , pp.328-339 [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, Aisling (2015) 'Irish Urban and Regional Structures' In: O'Sullivan, A., Williams, B., Reynolds-Feighan, A (eds). Urban and Regional Economics. New York: McGraw Hill. , pp.141-148 [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, Aisling (2015) 'The Urban Transportation System: Enabling Mobility and Facilitating Accessibility' In: O' Sullivan, A., Williams, B., Reynolds-Feighan, A (eds). Urban and Regional Economics. New York: McGraw Hill. , pp.312-327 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan (2013) 'The Global Air Transport Industry: A Comparative Analysis of Network Structures in Major Continental Regions' In: Frank Giarratani, Philip McCann & Geoffrey J.D. Hewings (eds). Handbook of Economic Geography and Industry Studies. Herndon, VA, USA: Edward Elgar. , pp.430-458 Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. ; (2012) 'Comparative Analysis of Air Freight Networks in Regional Markets around the world' In: James H. Bookbinder (eds). Global Logistics. Philadelphia: Springer-verlag Gmbh. , pp.325-366 Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J.; (2010) 'Airport competing terminals: recent developments at Dublin airport' In: Peter Forsyth, David Gillen, Jürgen Müller and Hans-Martin Niemeier (eds). Airport Competition : The European Experience. Berlin: Ashgate Publishing. Available Online [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan,; (2007) 'The Long Run Distributional Effects of Industry and Carrier Changes in the US Air Transport Market' In: Lee, D (eds). Advances in Airline Economics - Volume 2: The Economics of Airline Institutions, Operations and Marketing. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science. [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J.; (2005) 'Institutional issues in transatlantic aviation' In: Piet Rietveld, Roger (eds). Barriers to Sustainable Transport: Institutions, Regulation and Sustainability. London: Spon Press, Taylor & Francis Group. , pp.143-157 [Details]
A.J.Reynolds-Feighan; (2003) ''Accessibility, Transportation , Infrastructure Planning and Irish Regional Policy: Issues and Dilemmas'' In: E.O¿Leary (Ed.) (eds). Irish Regional Development: A New Agenda. Dublin: Liffey Press. [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (2001) ''Air Freight Logistics'' In: in Brewer, A., K.J. Button & D. Hensher (Editors), , Elsevier Science (eds). Handbooks in Transport Volume 2: Handbook of Logistics and Supply-Chain Management. [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (1999) 'Air Transport ' In: Edited by John Mangan and Kevin Hannigan, Irish Management Institute, Dublin, . (eds). Logistics and Transport in the Irish Economy. [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan & J. Berechman; (1998) 'Network Impacts of Changes in the European Aviation Industry' In: Edited by K. Button, P. Nijkamp & H. Priemus, Edward Elgar Publishers, Cheltenham, UK (eds). European Transport Networks: Concepts, Analysis and Policies. [Details]
J. Durkan & A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (1992) 'Irish Manufacturers' Transport Costs - Results of Two Surveys' In: Bradley, J., J Fitzgerald, I. Kearney, G. Boyle, R. Breen, S. Shortall, J. Durkan, A. Reynolds-Feighan & E. O'Malley. ESRI Policy Research Series Paper No. 13, (eds). The Role of the Structural Funds: Analysis of Consequences for Ireland in the Context of 1992. [Details]
A.J. Reynolds & G.J.D. Hewings; (1990) 'Airline Network Structure and Regional Economic Development: U.S. Case Studies' In: K. Peschel (Ed.) Springer-Verlag, Berlin (eds). Infrastructure and the Space Economy. , pp.180-208 [Details]
 

Peer Reviewed Journals

Amaya Vega & Aisling Reynolds-Feighan (2016) 'The impact of the great recession on Irish air travel: An intermodal accessibility analysis'. Journal of Air Transport Management, 51 (March 2016):1-18. [DOI] [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2010) 'Characterisation of airline networks: A North American and European comparison'. Journal of Air Transport Management, 16 (3):109-120. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Aisling J. Reynolds-Feighan & David Pitfield; (2010) 'Selected papers from the 48th Congress of the European Regional Science Association'. Journal of Air Transport Management, 16 (3):107-108. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Amaya Vega & Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2009) 'A methodological framework for the study of residential location and travel-to-work mode choice under central and suburban employment destination patterns'. Transportation Research Part A-Policy and Practice, 43 (4):401-419. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Amaya Vega & Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2008) 'Employment sub-centres and the choice of mode of travel to work in the Dublin region'. Urban Studies, . Available Online [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (2007) 'Carrier Network Structures and the Spatial Distribution of Air Traffic in the European Air Transport Market, 1996-2006'. Rivista di Politica Economica in 2007, Jan-Feb :245-274. Available Online [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (2007) 'Competing Networks, Spatial and Industrial Concentration in the US Airline Industry'. Spatial Economics Analysis, 2 (3):237-257. Available Online [Details]
McLay, P, Reynolds-Feighan, A, ; (2006) 'Competition between airport terminals: The issues facing Dublin Airport'. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 40 (2):181-203. [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A,Mclay, P; (2006) 'Accessibility and attractiveness of European airports: A simple small community perspective'. Journal of Air Transport Management, 12 :313-323. [DOI] [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan,; (2003) 'A Review of Irish Airports Policy'. Irish Banking Review, :49-62. [Details]
A. J. Reynolds-Feighan; (2001) 'Traffic distribution in low-cost and full-service carrier networks in the US air transportation market-'. Journal of Air Transport Management, 7 (5):265-275. [Details]
Parr, JB; Reynolds-Feighan, A; ; (2000) 'Location theory: Analysis and applications guest editors' introduction'. Urban Studies, 37 (3):439-442. [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan,; (2000) 'The US Airport Hierarchy and Implications for Small Communities'. Urban Studies, 37 (3):557-578. [Details]
A. J. Reynolds-Feighan; (1999) 'Regulation and operation of Europes Air Transport Sector'. Irish Banking Review, :12-24. [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. & Button, K.J.; (1999) 'An assessment of the capacity and congestion levels at European airports'. Journal of Air Transport Management, 5 (3):113-134. [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan & K.J. Feighan; (1997) 'Airport Services and Airport Charging Systems: A Critical Review of the EU Common Framework, Transportation Research E: Logistics and Transport Review'. Transportation Research, 33 (4):311-320. [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (1996) 'The Role and Provision of Social Air Services in Deregulated Air Transportation Markets'. Built Environment, 22 (3):234-244. [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, AJ; (1998) 'The impact of US airline deregulation on airport traffic patterns'. Geographical Analysis, 30 :234-253. [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan,; (1995) 'European and American Approaches to Air Transport Liberalisation: Some Implications for Small Communities'. Transportation Research, 29A (6):467-483. [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (1995) 'European Air Transport Public Service Obligations: A Periodic Review'. Fiscal Studies, . [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (1994) 'EC and US Air Freight Markets: Network Organisation in a Deregulated Environment'. Transport Reviews, 14 (3):193-217. [Details]
A.J. Reynolds; (1986) 'Private Apartments in Dublin'. Irish Geography, 19 :96-99. [Details]
 

Conference Publications

Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. (2015) Network impacts of airline mergers in European markets Irish Transport Research Network (ITRN) 5th Annual Conference [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan (2014) The effects of mergers on access and connectivity in European and North American air transport markets 55th Transportation Research Forum San Jose, California, , 12-MAR-14 - 15-MAR-14 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan & Amaya Vega (2013) Structural relations in the global air transport system 60th North American Meetings of the Regional Science Association International [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan & Amaya Vega (2013) Hierarchy and Substructures in the Global Airports Network 42nd Annual Conference of the Regional Science Association International -British & Irish Section University of Cambridge, UK, , 20-AUG-13 - 22-AUG-13 [Details]
Amaya Vega & Aisling Reynolds-Feighan (2013) Evaluating network centrality measures in the context of air transport accessibility analysis: a case study for Ireland Irish Transportation Research Network 4th Annual Conference Trinity College Dublin, , 05-SEP-13 - 06-SEP-13 [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. ; (2011) Multi-market Contact in European and North American Airline Networks 52nd Annual Transportation Research Forum [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (2009) Measuring Network Overlap in Airline Networks 56th Annual North American Meetings of the Regional Science Association International, 2009 San Francisco, CA, USA, , 18-NOV-09 - 21-NOV-09 [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (2009) The Impact of Airline Consolidation and Network Changes in Illinois, 1996-2008 REAL Research Symposium, University of Illinois Urbana, Illinois, USA, , 16-NOV-09 - 17-NOV-09 [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A (2001) JOURNAL OF AIR TRANSPORT MANAGEMENT Traffic distribution in low-cost and full-service carrier networks in the US air transportation market , pp.265-275 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2008) The Impact of Changes in Global Airline Network Structures on Accessibility 55th Annual North American Meetings of the Regional Science Association International, 2008 New York, NY, USA, , 18-NOV-08 - 22-NOV-08 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2008) Comparison of Transportation Network Structure Measures and Their Decomposition European Regional Sicence Association 48th Congress [Details]
Vega, A. & Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. ; (2007) Residential Location and Travel-to-Work Mode Choices under Central and Suburban Employment Destination Patterns 54th North American Regional Science Association Annual Meeting , 07-NOV-07 - 10-NOV-07 [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. ; (2007) Network competition among European carriers, 1996-2006 Aachen Aviation Convention Aachen, Germany, , 11-JUN-07 - 13-JUN-07 [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. ; (2007) Comparative Analysis of European and US Airline Industry Evolution, 1996-2006 Regional Science Association International - British & Irish Section Annual Conference Bangor, Northern Ireland, , 15-AUG-07 - 17-AUG-07 [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. ; (2007) Comparison of Transportation Network Structure Measures and Their Decomposition 54th Annual North American Meetings of the Regional Science Association International, 2007 Savannah, GA, USA, , 07-NOV-07 - 10-NOV-07 [Details]
Ms Amaya Vega Dr. Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2006) Choice Of Residential Location And Travel Mode To Work In The Greater Dublin Area Universities Transport Studies Group [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan and Peter McLay,; (2006) Measuring the Accessibility and Attractiveness of European Airports: A Small Community Perspective Conference of Irish Geographers UCD Dublin, , 06-MAY-06 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan1; (2006) An Evaluation of Transportation Network Strategies and Network Competition North American Regional Science Association 53rd Annual Meeting Toronto Canada, , 16-NOV-06 - 18-NOV-06 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2005) An Application of Gini Decomposition to Assessment of Sub-National Spatial Concentration 52nd North American Regional Science Association Annual Meeting Las Vegas, NV, , 11-NOV-05 - 13-NOV-05 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan & Peter McLay; (2004) Determinants of US and EU Airport Passenger Traffic: The Impact of Airline Hubs North American Regional Science Association Annual Meeting Seattle, Washington, , 11-NOV-04 - 13-NOV-04 [Details]
K.J. Feighan and A. Reynolds-Feighan ; (2004) 'An Application of Damage Cost Allocation for Airport Services in Ireland' Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Managing Pavements Brisbane, Available Online [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2003) US Air Traffic Concentration in an Era of Airline Alliances and Open Skies Policies North American Regional Science Association Meetings Philadelphia, , 20-NOV-03 - 22-NOV-03 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2002) Institutional Issues In Transatlantic Aviation Focus Group 5 ' Institutions, Regulations and Markets in Transportation First Focus Group meeting , 26-APR-02 - 27-APR-02 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2002) Transportation - Logistics The Impacts of Airline Alliances and Open skies Policies on International Air Freight Logistics 43rd ERSA Congress Dortmund, Germany, , 27-AUG-02 - 31-AUG-02 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2002) US Air Traffic Concentration in an Era of Airline Alliances and OpenSkies Policies 6th ATRS World Conference Program, July 14-16, 2002 Boeing Training Center, Seattle, Washington, USA, , 14-JUL-02 - 16-JUL-02 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2002) The Impacts of Airline Alliances and Open skies Policies on International Air Freight Logistics 42nd European Regional Science Association Congress Dortmund, Germany, , 27-AUG-02 - 31-AUG-02 [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A (2000) URBAN STUDIES The US airport hierarchy and implications for small communities , pp.557-577 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2000) Recent Trends in Air-Freight Export Link 2000: European Transport Forum , 05-APR-00 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2000) Traffic Distribution In Low-Cost And Full-Service Carrier Networks in the US Air Transportation Market North American Regional Science Association International Mettings Chicago, USA, , 09-NOV-00 - 11-NOV-00 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2000) Theme 23: Infrastructures, information technologies and regional development. Dublin Transportation Issues in an Era of Rapid Economic Growth 40th European Congress of Regional Science Association , 29-AUG-00 - 01-SEP-00 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2000) Traffic Distribution In Low-Cost And Full-Service Carrier Networks ATRG Conference Amsterdam, , 02-JUL-00 - 04-JUL-00 [Details]
Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (1999) Subsidisation Policies in the Provision of Air Services to Small Communities: European and US Approaches Forum on Air Transport Provision in Europe's Remote Regions Nairn, UK, , 04-JUN-99 - 09-JUN-99 [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan ; (1999) Subsidisation Policies in the Provision of Air Services to Small Communities: European and US Approaches Proceedings of the First Forum on Air Transport Provision in Europe's Remote Regions Cranfield University UK, [Details]
Aisling J. Reynolds-Feighan; (1999) An Assessment of the Capacity and Congestion Levels at European Airports 39th Congress of European Regional Science Association , 24-AUG-99 - 27-AUG-99 [Details]

Published Reports

Martin, T & Associates, Canning, P. & Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. (2012) All-Island Airfreight Study. Irish Exporters Association, Dublin, Dublin. Available Online [Details]
 

Editorial

Parr, JB,Reynolds-Feighan, A; (2000) Location theory: Analysis and applications guest editors' introduction. Editorial [Details]
       

Reports

Jones, B., Davies, L. , Roberts, J.,Reynolds-Feighan, A.J. & McLay, P.C. ; (2006) North West Wales ' Eastern Ireland Airbridge: Final Report. Bangor, Wales: Reports [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan, J. Durkan & J. Durkan; (2000) Comparison of Subvention Levels for Public Transport Systems in European Cities. Reports [Details]
G.J.D.Hewings, R.A.Wiederman & A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (2000) Economic Evaluation of the Impact of Air Service on Small Metropolitan and Rural Communities. Reports [Details]
A.J. Reynolds-Feighan & J. Durkan; (1997) The Impact of Air Transport on Irelands Export Performance. Reports [Details]
A. J. Reynolds-Feighan; (1993) Assessment of Performance and Prospects for the Irish Regional Airports. Reports [Details]
J. Durkan & A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (1991) Irish Manufacturers' Transport Cost. Reports [Details]
   

Workshops

Aisling Reynolds-Feighan Prof. Kenneth Button; (1998) Commission of the European Union Directorate-General for Transport DG VII-A4. Workshops [Details]
         

Book Reviews

Aisling Reynolds-Feighan; (2008) Review of "The economics of Urban Transportation" by K.A. Small & E. Verhoef. Italy: Book Reviews [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A (2006) Principles of transport economics. Book Reviews [Details]
Reynolds-Feighan, A (2002) Analytical transport economics: An international perspective. Book Reviews [Details]

Reviews

A.J. Reynolds-Feighan; (2003) 'A Review of Irish Airports Policy'. Reviews [Details]
                                                                             

Research

Research Interests

Transportation; Regional Science


Recent papers and projects

(Full text copies of papers and reports are available at UCD's Institutional Repository)
 

  • Presentation to Oireachtas Joint Committee on Transport, Tourism & Sport (October 19th 2016, Public Transport)
  • Road network vulnerability metrics (joint work with PMS Pavement Management Services Ltd., & Amaya Vega (NUIG))
  • Measuring accessibility changes associated with completion of the Irish inter-urban motorway system (joint work with Amaya Vega, NUIG)
  • Complex network analysis of transportation network structures, organisation and vulnerability (with Amaya Vega)
  • Multi-market Contact in European and North American Air Transport Markets
  • A comparative Analysis of Air Transport Network Metrics (Funded by IRCHSS; January 2008-December 2009)
  • Airport Policy and Competition (with Peter McLay)
  • Travel to work behaviour in the Greater Dublin Area (with Amaya Vega)
  • North Wales - Eastern Ireland Airbridge (INTERREG IIIa Project)

Research Projects

Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : The UCD College of Human Sciences Research Funding Scheme
Start Date / End Date : 19-MAY-15 / 30-JUN-16
Sponsor : Teagasc
Title : Modelling the spatial footprint of the Irish Agri-business Sector
Start Date / End Date : 21-JAN-13 / 31-AUG-17
Sponsor : Irish Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences (IRCHSS)
Title : A comparative Analysis of Air Transport Network Metrics
Start Date / End Date : 01-JAN-08 / 31-DEC-09
Sponsor : EU Non Framework
Title : North-West Wales-Eastern Ireland Air Bridge
Start Date / End Date : 01-JUL-04 / 30-DEC-05
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : Airline Network Structure, Design and Traffic Distribution Under Economic Deregulation
Start Date / End Date : 01-JUN-01 / 31-MAY-03
Sponsor : Aer Lingus
Title : No Project title to migrate.
Start Date / End Date : 01-NOV-96 / 08-NOV-96
Sponsor : European Commission FP4
Title : MINIMISE: Managing Interoperability by Improvements in Transport System Organisation in Europe
Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-97 / 31-MAR-98
   

Collaborators

 

External Collaborators

Amaya Vega, NUIG


PMS Pavement Management Services Limited