Commuters’ valuation of travel time variability in Barcelona
AbstractThe value given by commuters to the variability of travel times is empirically analysed using stated preference data from Barcelona (Spain). Respondents are asked to choose between alternatives that differ in terms of cost, average travel time, variability of travel times and departure time. Different specifications of a scheduling choice model are used to measure the influence of various socioeconomic characteristics. Our results show that travel time variability.
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Date of creation: Jan 2007
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travel time variability; value of time; commuting; stated preference;
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