Design Of A Stated Ranking Experiment To Study Interactive Freight Behaviour: An Application To Rome'S Ltz
City logistics policies require an understanding of several issues (e.g. freight distribution context, preferences and relationship among agents) seldom accounted for in current research. Policies run the risk of producing unsatisfactory results because behavioural and contextual aspects are not considered. The acquisition of relevant data is crucial to test hypothesis and forecast agents' reactions to policy changes. Despite recent methodological advances in modelling interactive behaviour the development of apt survey instruments is still lacking to test innovative policies acceptability. This paper expands and innovate the methodological literature by describing a stated ranking experiment to study freight agent interactive behaviour and discusses the experimental design implemented to incorporate agent-specific priors when efficient design techniques are employed.
|Date of creation:||2011|
|Date of revision:||2011|
|Contact details of provider:|| Postal: |
Web page: http://host.uniroma3.it/centri/crei/Email:
More information through EDIRC
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:rcr:wpaper:04_11. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Francesca Vaino)
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.