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Ruben G. Mercado

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First Name:Ruben
Middle Name:G.
Last Name:Mercado
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RePEc Short-ID:pme532

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(50%) Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population (SEDAP)
McMaster University

Hamilton, Canada
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Working papers

  1. Ruben G. Mercado & K. Bruce Newbold, 2009. "Car Driving and Public Transit Use in Canadian Metropolitan Areas: Focus on Elderly and Role of Health and Social Network Factors," Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers 243, McMaster University.
  2. Ruben Mercado & Antonio Páez & K. Bruce Newbold, 2007. "Policy Areas Impinging on Elderly Transportation Mobility: An Explanation with Ontario, Canada as Example," Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers 187, McMaster University.
  3. Ruben Mercado & Antonio Páez, 2007. "Aging, Gender and Neighbourhood Determinants of Distance Traveled: A Multilevel Analysis in the Hamilton CMA," Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers 209, McMaster University.
  4. Mercado, Ruben G., 2002. "Regional Development in the Philippines: A Review of Experience, State of the Art and Agenda for Research and Action," Discussion Papers DP 2002-03, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  5. Manasan, Rosario G. & Mercado, Ruben G., 2001. "An Assessment of the Absorptive Capacity of Agencies Involved in the Public Works Sector," Discussion Papers DP 2001-17, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  6. Manasan, Rosario G. & Mercado, Ruben G., 1999. "Regional Economic Growth and Convergence in the Philippines: 1975-1997," Discussion Papers DP 1999-13, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  7. Mercado, Ruben G., 1999. "Regional Budget Determination and Allocation: A Policy Revisit," Discussion Papers DP 1999-29, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  8. Manasan, Rosario G. & Mercado, Ruben G., 1999. "Governance and Urban Development: Case Study of Metro Manila," Discussion Papers DP 1999-03, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  9. Mercado, Ruben G., 1998. "Metropolitan Cebu: The Challenge of Definition and Management," Discussion Papers DP 1998-15, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  10. Mercado, Ruben G., 1998. "In Search of Metropolitan Definitions: Lessons from Metro Davao," Discussion Papers DP 1998-29, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  11. Mercado, Ruben G., 1998. "Owning the Metropolitan Vision: The Case of BLIST," Discussion Papers DP 1998-16, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  12. Mercado, Ruben G., 1998. "Environment and Natural Resources Management: Lessons from City Program Innovations," Discussion Papers DP 1998-32, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  13. Mercado, Ruben G. & Anlocotan, Raul S., 1998. "Metro Iloilo: A struggle for Acceptance and Organization," Discussion Papers DP 1998-12, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  14. Mercado, Ruben G., 1998. "Megalopolitan Manila: Striving Towards a Humane and World Class Megacity," Discussion Papers DP 1998-30, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  15. Manasan, Rosario G. & Mercado, Ruben G., 1998. "Metropolitan Arrangements in the Philippines: Passing Fancy or the Future Megatrend," Discussion Papers DP 1998-31, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  16. Mercado, Ruben G. & Ubaldo, Victor B., 1998. "Metropolitan Naga: A Continuing Challenge of Local Autonomy and Sustainability," Discussion Papers DP 1998-13, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
  17. Mercado, Ruben G., 1998. "Providing a Metropolitan Perspective to Development Planning: Cagayan de Oro," Discussion Papers DP 1998-14, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

Articles

  1. Steven Farber & Antonio Páez & Ruben Mercado & Matthew Roorda & Catherine Morency, 2011. "A time-use investigation of shopping participation in three Canadian cities: is there evidence of social exclusion?," Transportation, Springer, vol. 38(1), pages 17-44, January.
  2. Antonio Páez & Ruben Gertes Mercado & Steven Farber & Catherine Morency & Matthew Roorda, 2010. "Relative Accessibility Deprivation Indicators for Urban Settings: Definitions and Application to Food Deserts in Montreal," Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited, vol. 47(7), pages 1415-1438, June.
  3. Matthew Roorda & Antonio Páez & Catherine Morency & Ruben Mercado & Steven Farber, 2010. "Trip generation of vulnerable populations in three Canadian cities: a spatial ordered probit approach," Transportation, Springer, vol. 37(3), pages 525-548, May.
  4. Darren M. Scott & Kenneth Bruce Newbold & Jamie E.L. Spinney & Ruben Mercado & Antonio Páez & Pavlos S. Kanaroglou, 2009. "New Insights into Senior Travel Behavior: The Canadian Experience," Growth and Change, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 40(1), pages 140-168.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Ruben Mercado & Antonio Páez & K. Bruce Newbold, 2007. "Policy Areas Impinging on Elderly Transportation Mobility: An Explanation with Ontario, Canada as Example," Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers 187, McMaster University.

    Cited by:

    1. Ruben G. Mercado & K. Bruce Newbold, 2009. "Car Driving and Public Transit Use in Canadian Metropolitan Areas: Focus on Elderly and Role of Health and Social Network Factors," Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers 243, McMaster University.

  2. Mercado, Ruben G., 2002. "Regional Development in the Philippines: A Review of Experience, State of the Art and Agenda for Research and Action," Discussion Papers DP 2002-03, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

    Cited by:

    1. Takahiro Akita & Mark Saliganan Pagulayan, 2014. "Structural Changes And Interregional Income Inequality In The Philippines, 1975–2009," Review of Urban & Regional Development Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 26(2), pages 135-154, July.
    2. Mapa, Dennis S. & Sandoval, Monica Flerida B. & Yap, David Joseph Emmanuel II B., 2013. "Investigating the Presence of Regional Economic Growth Convergence in the Philippines Using Kalman Filter," Philippine Journal of Development PJD 2010 Vol. 37 No. 2a, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
    3. Polterovich, Victor, 2011. "Региональные институты модернизации (Regional'nye instituty modernizatsii)
      [Regional Institutions of Modernization]
      ," MPRA Paper 42170, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    4. Dimitrios Kyrkilis & Simeon Semasis, 2012. "Agriculture and Regional Development in Greece," ERSA conference papers ersa12p804, European Regional Science Association.

  3. Manasan, Rosario G. & Mercado, Ruben G., 2001. "An Assessment of the Absorptive Capacity of Agencies Involved in the Public Works Sector," Discussion Papers DP 2001-17, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

    Cited by:

    1. Toby C. Monsod, 2016. "Government "underspending" in perspective: Incompetence, inertia, or indigestion?," UP School of Economics Discussion Papers 201612, University of the Philippines School of Economics.
    2. Llanto, Gilberto M. & Ballesteros, Marife M., 2003. "Land Issues in Poverty Reduction Strategies and the Development Agenda: Philippines," Discussion Papers DP 2003-03, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

  4. Manasan, Rosario G. & Mercado, Ruben G., 1999. "Regional Economic Growth and Convergence in the Philippines: 1975-1997," Discussion Papers DP 1999-13, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

    Cited by:

    1. Takahiro Akita & Mark Saliganan Pagulayan, 2014. "Structural Changes And Interregional Income Inequality In The Philippines, 1975–2009," Review of Urban & Regional Development Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 26(2), pages 135-154, July.
    2. Mapa, Dennis S. & Sandoval, Monica Flerida B. & Yap, David Joseph Emmanuel II B., 2013. "Investigating the Presence of Regional Economic Growth Convergence in the Philippines Using Kalman Filter," Philippine Journal of Development PJD 2010 Vol. 37 No. 2a, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
    3. Gilberto M. Llanto, 2012. "The assignment of functions and intergovernmental fiscal relations in the Philippines 20 years after decentralization," Philippine Review of Economics, University of the Philippines School of Economics and Philippine Economic Society, vol. 49(1), pages 37-80, June.

  5. Mercado, Ruben G., 1999. "Regional Budget Determination and Allocation: A Policy Revisit," Discussion Papers DP 1999-29, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

    Cited by:

    1. Palma, Alexander Michael G., 2001. "Assessment of the Absorptive Capacity for Government and Donor Funding: The Case of the DOH," Discussion Papers DP 2001-04, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
    2. Joseph J. Capuno & Thelma C. Manuel & Ma. Bella T. Salvador, 2002. "Fiscal Tranfers, Centrally-Provided Local Public Services and Fiscal Balance: Exploring Alternative Transfer Formulas," UP School of Economics Discussion Papers 200204, University of the Philippines School of Economics.
    3. Miral, Romulo Jr. E.M., 2017. "Federalism: Prospects for the Philippines," Discussion Papers DP 2017-29, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.
    4. Samuel S. Lieberman & Joseph J. Capuno & Hoang Van Minh, 2004. "Health Decentralization in East Asia: Some Lessons from Indonesia, the Philippines, and Vietnam," UP School of Economics Discussion Papers 200408, University of the Philippines School of Economics.

  6. Manasan, Rosario G. & Mercado, Ruben G., 1999. "Governance and Urban Development: Case Study of Metro Manila," Discussion Papers DP 1999-03, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

    Cited by:

    1. Emma Porio, 2009. "Shifting spaces of power in Metro Manila," City, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 13(1), pages 110-119, March.
    2. Joseph J. Capuno, 2005. "The quality of local governance and development under decentralization in the Philippines," UP School of Economics Discussion Papers 200506, University of the Philippines School of Economics.
    3. Sara Meerow, 2017. "Double exposure, infrastructure planning, and urban climate resilience in coastal megacities: A case study of Manila," Environment and Planning A, , vol. 49(11), pages 2649-2672, November.

  7. Mercado, Ruben G. & Anlocotan, Raul S., 1998. "Metro Iloilo: A struggle for Acceptance and Organization," Discussion Papers DP 1998-12, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

    Cited by:

    1. Cuenca, Janet S. & Villanueva-Ruiz, Eden C., 2004. "Metro Iloilo Development Council: In Pursuit of Managed Urban Growth," Discussion Papers DP 2004-52, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

  8. Manasan, Rosario G. & Mercado, Ruben G., 1998. "Metropolitan Arrangements in the Philippines: Passing Fancy or the Future Megatrend," Discussion Papers DP 1998-31, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

    Cited by:

    1. Ballesteros, Marife M., 2002. "Rethinking Institutional Reforms in the Philippine Housing Sector," Discussion Papers DP 2002-16, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

Articles

  1. Steven Farber & Antonio Páez & Ruben Mercado & Matthew Roorda & Catherine Morency, 2011. "A time-use investigation of shopping participation in three Canadian cities: is there evidence of social exclusion?," Transportation, Springer, vol. 38(1), pages 17-44, January.

    Cited by:

    1. Khandker M. Nurul Habib & Vivian Hui, 2017. "An activity-based approach of investigating travel behaviour of older people," Transportation, Springer, vol. 44(3), pages 555-573, May.
    2. Antonio Páez & Steven Farber, 2012. "Participation and desire: leisure activities among Canadian adults with disabilities," Transportation, Springer, vol. 39(6), pages 1055-1078, November.
    3. Khandker Habib, 2015. "An investigation on mode choice and travel distance demand of older people in the National Capital Region (NCR) of Canada: application of a utility theoretic joint econometric model," Transportation, Springer, vol. 42(1), pages 143-161, January.
    4. Bernardo, Christina & Paleti, Rajesh & Hoklas, Megan & Bhat, Chandra, 2015. "An empirical investigation into the time-use and activity patterns of dual-earner couples with and without young children," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 76(C), pages 71-91.
    5. Lucas, Karen & Bates, John & Moore, José & Carrasco, Juan Antonio, 2016. "Modelling the relationship between travel behaviours and social disadvantage," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 85(C), pages 157-173.
    6. Bhat, Chandra R. & Astroza, Sebastian & Bhat, Aarti C. & Nagel, Kai, 2016. "Incorporating a multiple discrete-continuous outcome in the generalized heterogeneous data model: Application to residential self-selection effects analysis in an activity time-use behavior model," Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, Elsevier, vol. 91(C), pages 52-76.
    7. Deng, Haopeng & Li, Ye & Li, Wenxiang & Yu, Yuewu, 2016. "Urban transport social needs in China: Quantification with central government transit grant," Transport Policy, Elsevier, vol. 51(C), pages 126-139.

  2. Antonio Páez & Ruben Gertes Mercado & Steven Farber & Catherine Morency & Matthew Roorda, 2010. "Relative Accessibility Deprivation Indicators for Urban Settings: Definitions and Application to Food Deserts in Montreal," Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited, vol. 47(7), pages 1415-1438, June.

    Cited by:

    1. Konstantin A. Kholodilin & Irina Krylova & Darya Kryutchenko, 2017. "Finding the Consumer Center of St. Petersburg?," HSE Working papers WP BRP 165/EC/2017, National Research University Higher School of Economics.
    2. Shareck, Martine & Kestens, Yan & Frohlich, Katherine L., 2014. "Moving beyond the residential neighborhood to explore social inequalities in exposure to area-level disadvantage: Results from the Interdisciplinary Study on Inequalities in Smoking," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 108(C), pages 106-114.
    3. Susilo, Yusak O. & Waygood , E. Owen D., 2011. "A long term analysis of the mechanisms underlying children’s activity-travel engagements in the Osaka metropolitan area," Working papers in Transport Economics 2011:17, CTS - Centre for Transport Studies Stockholm (KTH and VTI).
    4. Farber, Steven & Bartholomew, Keith & Li, Xiao & Páez, Antonio & Nurul Habib, Khandker M., 2014. "Assessing social equity in distance based transit fares using a model of travel behavior," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 67(C), pages 291-303.
    5. Lavery, T.A. & Páez, A. & Kanaroglou, P.S., 2013. "Driving out of choices: An investigation of transport modality in a university sample," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 57(C), pages 37-46.
    6. Steven Farber & Antonio Páez & Ruben Mercado & Matthew Roorda & Catherine Morency, 2011. "A time-use investigation of shopping participation in three Canadian cities: is there evidence of social exclusion?," Transportation, Springer, vol. 38(1), pages 17-44, January.
    7. Lucas, Karen, 2012. "Transport and social exclusion: Where are we now?," Transport Policy, Elsevier, vol. 20(C), pages 105-113.
    8. Rowangould, Dana & Karner, Alex & London, Jonathan, 2016. "Identifying environmental justice communities for transportation analysis," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 88(C), pages 151-162.
    9. Karst T. Geurs & Kevin J. Krizek & Aura Reggiani, 2012. "Accessibility analysis and transport planning: an introduction," Chapters,in: Accessibility Analysis and Transport Planning, chapter 1, pages 1-12 Edward Elgar Publishing.
    10. Xia, Jianhong(Cecilia) & Nesbitt, Joshua & Daley, Rebekah & Najnin, Arfanara & Litman, Todd & Tiwari, Surya Prasad, 2016. "A multi-dimensional view of transport-related social exclusion: A comparative study of Greater Perth and Sydney," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 94(C), pages 205-221.
    11. Karen Lucas & Graham Currie, 2012. "Developing socially inclusive transportation policy: transferring the United Kingdom policy approach to the State of Victoria?," Transportation, Springer, vol. 39(1), pages 151-173, January.
    12. Mark LeClair & Anna-Maria Aksan, 2014. "Redefining the food desert: combining GIS with direct observation to measure food access," Agriculture and Human Values, Springer;The Agriculture, Food, & Human Values Society (AFHVS), vol. 31(4), pages 537-547, December.
    13. Páez, Antonio & Moniruzzaman, Md. & Bourbonnais, Pierre-Leo & Morency, Catherine, 2013. "Developing a web-based accessibility calculator prototype for the Greater Montreal Area," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 58(C), pages 103-115.
    14. Martens, Karel, 2018. "Ageing, impairments and travel: Priority setting for an inclusive transport system," Transport Policy, Elsevier, vol. 63(C), pages 122-130.

  3. Matthew Roorda & Antonio Páez & Catherine Morency & Ruben Mercado & Steven Farber, 2010. "Trip generation of vulnerable populations in three Canadian cities: a spatial ordered probit approach," Transportation, Springer, vol. 37(3), pages 525-548, May.

    Cited by:

    1. Hubers, Christa & Lyons, Glenn, 2013. "New technologies for the old: Potential implications of living in later life for travel demand," Transport Policy, Elsevier, vol. 30(C), pages 220-228.
    2. William Greene, 2014. "Models for ordered choices," Chapters,in: Handbook of Choice Modelling, chapter 15, pages 333-362 Edward Elgar Publishing.
    3. Antonio Páez & Steven Farber, 2012. "Participation and desire: leisure activities among Canadian adults with disabilities," Transportation, Springer, vol. 39(6), pages 1055-1078, November.
    4. Khandker Habib, 2015. "An investigation on mode choice and travel distance demand of older people in the National Capital Region (NCR) of Canada: application of a utility theoretic joint econometric model," Transportation, Springer, vol. 42(1), pages 143-161, January.
    5. Young, Mischa & Lachapelle, Ugo, 2017. "Transportation behaviours of the growing Canadian single-person households," Transport Policy, Elsevier, vol. 57(C), pages 41-50.
    6. Lucas, Karen & Bates, John & Moore, José & Carrasco, Juan Antonio, 2016. "Modelling the relationship between travel behaviours and social disadvantage," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 85(C), pages 157-173.
    7. Páez, Antonio & López, Fernando A. & Ruiz, Manuel & Morency, Catherine, 2013. "Development of an indicator to assess the spatial fit of discrete choice models," Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, Elsevier, vol. 56(C), pages 217-233.
    8. Mirkan Geyik & Patrick Bonnel, 2016. "Évolution de l’usage des modes de transport - Analyse des facteurs explicatifs : application à l’agglomération lyonnaise," Working Papers halshs-01685748, HAL.
    9. Páez, Antonio & Moniruzzaman, Md. & Bourbonnais, Pierre-Leo & Morency, Catherine, 2013. "Developing a web-based accessibility calculator prototype for the Greater Montreal Area," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 58(C), pages 103-115.
    10. Steven Farber & Antonio Páez, 2010. "Employment status and commute distance of Canadians with disabilities," Transportation, Springer, vol. 37(6), pages 931-952, November.
    11. Nazneen Ferdous & Chandra Bhat, 2013. "A spatial panel ordered-response model with application to the analysis of urban land-use development intensity patterns," Journal of Geographical Systems, Springer, vol. 15(1), pages 1-29, January.

  4. Darren M. Scott & Kenneth Bruce Newbold & Jamie E.L. Spinney & Ruben Mercado & Antonio Páez & Pavlos S. Kanaroglou, 2009. "New Insights into Senior Travel Behavior: The Canadian Experience," Growth and Change, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 40(1), pages 140-168.

    Cited by:

    1. Hubers, Christa & Lyons, Glenn, 2013. "New technologies for the old: Potential implications of living in later life for travel demand," Transport Policy, Elsevier, vol. 30(C), pages 220-228.
    2. Khandker M. Nurul Habib & Vivian Hui, 2017. "An activity-based approach of investigating travel behaviour of older people," Transportation, Springer, vol. 44(3), pages 555-573, May.
    3. Borges Tiago, Maria Teresa Pinheiro Melo & Couto, João Pedro de Almeida & Tiago, Flávio Gomes Borges & Dias Faria, Sandra Micaela Costa, 2016. "Baby boomers turning grey: European profiles," Tourism Management, Elsevier, vol. 54(C), pages 13-22.
    4. Matthew Roorda & Antonio Páez & Catherine Morency & Ruben Mercado & Steven Farber, 2010. "Trip generation of vulnerable populations in three Canadian cities: a spatial ordered probit approach," Transportation, Springer, vol. 37(3), pages 525-548, May.
    5. Michael Iacono & David Levinson, 2015. "Cohort Effects and Their Influence on Car Ownership," Working Papers 000138, University of Minnesota: Nexus Research Group.
    6. Hitomi Nakanishi & John Black, 2015. "Social Sustainability Issues and Older Adults’ Dependence on Automobiles in Low-Density Environments," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 7(6), pages 1-21, June.
    7. Susanne Nordbakke & Tim Schwanen, 2015. "Transport, unmet activity needs and wellbeing in later life: exploring the links," Transportation, Springer, vol. 42(6), pages 1129-1151, November.
    8. Winters, Meghan & Voss, Christine & Ashe, Maureen C. & Gutteridge, Kaitlyn & McKay, Heather & Sims-Gould, Joanie, 2015. "Where do they go and how do they get there? Older adults' travel behaviour in a highly walkable environment," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 133(C), pages 304-312.

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  1. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (3) 2007-07-07 2007-08-27 2009-02-14
  2. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (3) 2007-07-07 2007-08-27 2009-02-14
  3. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (2) 2007-07-07 2007-08-27
  4. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2009-02-14

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