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University of Münster
Institute for Transport Economics
Am Stadtgraben 9
48143 Münster
Tel.: +49 (0)251 83 22994
Fax: +49 (0)251 83 28395

The Institute for Transport Economics is a part of the University of Münster. The University of Münster is a statutory body and an institution of the Land of North Rhine-Westphalia. It is represented by the Rector, Prof. Dr. Johannes Wessels.

Controlling authority: 
Ministerium für Kultur und Wissenschaft des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
Völklinger Straße 49
40221 Düsseldorf

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Institute for Transport Economics
Prof. Dr. Gernot Sieg
Tel.: +49 (0)251 83 22994
Fax: +49 (0)251 83 28395

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