Glerum, A., Atasoy, B., Monticone, A., Hurtubia, R., and Bierlaire, M.

Analysis of the impact of travellers' attitudes and perceptions on mode choice in low-density areas

Speaker: Glerum

Sixth workshop on discrete choice models, EPFL

August 19, 2010

Mode choice is influenced by quantitative aspects such as cost and time, but importance should be given to qualitative aspects such as people's attitudes or perceptions towards the different modes as well. These latent characteristics can be integrated into a discrete choice model. In this presentation, we will investigate the effect of attitudes against public transports, environmental concerns or travelers' images of the transportation modes on the travelers' mode choice.

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