Leave the expressway or not? Impact of dynamic information

Hongcheng Gan, Xin Ye
  • Journal of Modern Transportation, April 2014, Springer Science + Business Media
  • DOI: 10.1007/s40534-014-0043-1

What is it about?

Drivers' diversion decision under real time "local street V.S. urban freeway" travel time information was addressed using an panel data econometric model.

Why is it important?

Heterogeneity in preferences for alternative attributes (e.g. travel time savings and number of traffic lights) and correlations among repeated choices of a same respondent were addressed.

Perspectives

Professor Hongcheng Gan
Univ. Shanghai for Sci. & Tech.

The results and findings of this study provide insights to better design and operations of intelligent transportation systems.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40534-014-0043-1

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