The German Autobahn toll scheme: its effects on the border regions

23 June 2017
ITEM in Law

Amidst the public debate on the potentially discriminating impact of the German toll scheme for passenger cars and the expected revenues, border regions are raising their voice about the potentially negative impacts on cross-border interaction. A closer look reveals that the impacts could be economical, ecological and social in nature. As part of its annual cross-border impact assessment, the ITEM Expertise centre is doing research on the expected effects in the Meuse-Rhine Euregion.