Methodology for Short-Range travel Demand Predictions. Analysis of Carpooling Incentives

Methodology for Short-Range travel Demand Predictions. Analysis of Carpooling Incentives

Carpooling can be encouraged by direct incentives and by disincentives to solo drivers. A combination of both can be effective in reducing congestion and fuel consumption. The authors suggest ways in which their methodology could be extended and improved.

Share Content

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on google
Google+
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn

Related Articles

The Role of Wealth in Demand for International Air travel

The authors formulate and estimate a model of international air travel demand for Israel. Consumers’ wealth is found to be a significant determinant and failure to include it in the estimated equations yields price elasticities which are biased downward and income elasticities which are biased upward.

View Journal »

Demand Forecasting for New Local Rail Stations and Services

It is concluded that aggregate approaches to forecasting demand may be appropriate for cheap investments, such as new stations, or an initial assessment of a wide range of options. For detailed consideration of expensive investments, such as new rail services, disaggregate methods based on RP and or SP data should be considered.

View Journal »