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Travelers' attitudes toward carpooling in Lahore: motives and constraints

Muhammad Ashraf Javid, Tahir Mehmood, Hafiz Muhammad Asif, Ahsan Ullah Vaince, Mohsin Raza
2017 Journal of Modern Transportation  
Survey and modeling results reveal that social, environmental and economic benefits, disincentives on car use, preferential parking treatment for carpooling, and comfort and convenience attributes are  ...  This study aims to identify key motives and constraints in the consideration of carpooling policy with the help of stated preference questionnaire survey that was conducted in Lahore City.  ...  Acknowledgements This work was conducted at University of Engineering and Technology Lahore with support of Department of Transportation Engineering and Management Department.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s40534-017-0135-9 fatcat:3hkshatum5aqnijkxbvzx5vmzy

Carpooling: User Profiles and Well-Being

Lucía Echeverría, José Ignacio Giménez, Jose Alberto Molina Chueca
2021 Social Science Research Network  
The IZA Institute of Labor Economics is an independent economic research institute that conducts research in labor economics and offers evidence-based policy advice on labor market issues.  ...  Any opinions expressed in this paper are those of the author(s) and not those of IZA. Research published in this series may include views on policy, but IZA takes no institutional policy positions.  ...  Carpooling, along with public ridership and walking/cycling, are considered "green" modes of transport, compared to driving a car alone.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.3934753 fatcat:yhzuxee7ozdtzgwsbv4bizyiua

The Future and Sustainability of Carpooling Practices. An Identification of Research Challenges

Anne Aguiléra, Eléonore Pigalle
2021 Sustainability  
The reflection is based on a systematic review of the literature (2010–2021) and a consideration of some of the main recent changes in carpooling, such as carpooling platforms and apps, and changes in  ...  Carpooling is defined here as the sharing of short- or long-distance car rides between people who are not members of the same household, for a trip (or part of a trip) already scheduled by the driver,  ...  Finally, safety aspects of carpooling (compared to solo driving) such as speed reduction and lower use of the smartphone while driving have been little investigated [68] .  ... 
doi:10.3390/su132111824 fatcat:ypg2rqw6dvcdvbl7rzanabeeuu

Driverless Mobility: The Impact on Metropolitan Spatial Structures

Piotr Marek Smolnicki, Jacek Sołtys
2016 Procedia Engineering  
Nowadays, automotive and IT industries are investing in so called: autonomous automobiles, driverless vehicles and self-driving cars, the meaning of which intertwine.  ...  The article presents the assumptions and principles of scenario-based research.  ...  the quality of content.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2016.08.813 fatcat:2i4hbvjogjaqnaezbxuz2yfisq

What determines carpooling to workplaces in Belgium: location, organisation, or promotion?

Thomas Vanoutrive, Elien Van De Vijver, Laurent Van Malderen, Bart Jourquin, Isabelle Thomas, Ann Verhetsel, Frank Witlox
2012 Journal of Transport Geography  
Acknowledgements This research is conducted within the ADICCT-project (Assessing and Developing Initiatives of Companies to control and reduce Commuter Traffic) which is financed by Belgian Science Policy  ...  We are also grateful to Grégory Vandenbulcke (UCL) and the FPS Mobility and Transport for delivering data and information. The authors are grateful for advice from the anonymous referees.  ...  The quoted benefits of carpooling are self-evident: driving costs may be shared (drivers may get compensation, because passengers pay a part of the commuting cost and still enjoy the comfort of a car),  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2011.11.006 fatcat:veu6vvbjs5dq3mrybagmvpo5sy

Carpooling and carpool clubs: Clarifying concepts and assessing value enhancement possibilities through a Stated Preference web survey in Lisbon, Portugal

Gonçalo Correia, José Manuel Viegas
2011 Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice  
The increase of urban traffic congestion calls for studying alternative measures for mobility management, and one of these measures is carpooling.  ...  To overcome some of the limitations of the traditional schemes, we proposed studying a carpooling club model with two main new features: establishing a base trust level for carpoolers to find compatible  ...  Results also show that persons who chose carpooling tend to drive a city car lowering the probability of driving a luxury one (VEHICLE_LUXURY has a negative coefficient).  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.tra.2010.11.001 fatcat:r7dju2ui75hfffmtd22i6nyv54

Exploring the Effects of Carpooling on Travelers' Behavior during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Case Study of Metropolitan City

Anfeng Xu, Jiming Chen, Zihui Liu
2021 Sustainability  
In recent decades, carpooling has been promoted as a feasible alternative to car ownership with the potential to alleviate traffic congestion, parking demand, and environmental problems.  ...  According to modeling and survey data, economic variables associated with modes of transport, such as trip time and trip cost, were determined to be significant.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su132011136 fatcat:hba43usroja4xn6tgdqv4cnbmm

Estimating the Potential Success of Sustainable Transport Measures for a Small Town

Séona Farrell, David McNamara, Brian Caulfield
2010 Transportation Research Record  
ACKNOWLEDGMENT The authors thank the Central Statistics Office of Ireland for providing the data for this study.  ...  Census data were used to estimate the benefits of a modal shift from driving alone to walking, cycling, and carpooling.  ...  If a combination of walking, cycling, and car pooling were adopted in the study area, as described here, the result would be considerable benefits to the environment. employed = 1 if self-employed Farmers  ... 
doi:10.3141/2163-11 fatcat:e4nra7h775catolr6nmjen7npq

Better Integrating Travel Choices into Future Urban Mobility Systems: The Day the Highways Stood Still

Eric Schreffler
2018 Journal of Public Transportation  
Technology is a tool, but not the solution in and of itself. Public transit has a bright future if it can discern what travelers want and provide service options to address these emerging demands.  ...  Public transit is a key strategy for many societal goals, such as climate change, livability, mobility, and accessibility. We must learn how to change, and have the will to change.  ...  Regarding self-driving cars, it is unclear whether users will embrace this technology without any driver override.  ... 
doi:10.5038/2375-0901.21.1.9 fatcat:gqteddnbijbkvcvf2nlyvo6cua

Automated Vehicles, On-Demand Mobility, and Environmental Impacts

Jeffery B. Greenblatt, Susan Shaheen
2015 Current Sustainable/Renewable Energy Reports  
Combining on-demand mobility and AVs may amplify adoption of both, and further lower energy use and GHG emissions through the use of small, efficient shared AVs.  ...  We review the history, current developments, projected future trends and environmental impacts of automated vehicles (AVs) and on-demand mobility, and explore potential synergies.  ...  Acknowledgments We thank Mikhail Chester (Arizona State University) for giving us the opportunity to contribute a manuscript to this special issue, and Greg Dibb (Nissan Research Center) and Bill Morrow  ... 
doi:10.1007/s40518-015-0038-5 fatcat:kp7i7bevnjhxbglk4nihdfk23i

Shared Mobility: Evolving Practices for Sustainability

Hugo Guyader, Margareta Friman, Lars E. Olsson
2021 Sustainability  
the contribution of each published article; and (3) to identify knowledge gaps of knowledge and provide further research avenues.  ...  investigate (e.g., differences between platform-based and self-service modes).  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su132112148 fatcat:6psv6c4xjrcqtaex5vq3y4iq54

Travelers' attitude towards carpooling in Islamabad

Altaf Ayaz, Abdul Waheed, Hamza Saleem, Malik Muneeb Abid
2021 Journal of Engineering and Applied Science (Cairo) (Online)  
In addition, it provides suggestions to transport planners to design promotional tools to enhance the tendency of carpooling among private car users in favor of reducing traffic congestion and increased  ...  This research explores the key motives and constraints to the introduction scenarios of carpooling service in Islamabad.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors are highly thankful to the anonymous reviewers and the Journal of Engineering and Applied Science for considering our study for publication.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s44147-021-00023-x fatcat:ht3snrpj7bgbve3omayelteqmq

The youth on the move: French and Canadian young people's relationship with the car

Nathalie Ortar, Stéphanie Vincent-Geslin, Julie-Anne Boudreau
2018 Applied Mobilities  
This complementary means of recruitment allowed us to expand our recruitment networks and to target users of alternative means of transport such as car sharing, carpooling and self-service bicycles, or  ...  The reduction in the obtention of driving licences among young people is, in this sense, the result of social effects connected to the economic and learning contexts, to an evolution of socialisation of  ... 
doi:10.1080/23800127.2018.1468713 fatcat:tmuc2abal5chhjjqnk7ef7j7fe

Transportation and Logistic e-commerce Solutions

Ankita Chawla, Abhishek Shaw, Prayanshu Parhi, Himanshu Yadav, Nitin Mishra
2021 International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science Engineering and Information Technology  
According to the analysis, this system can deliver the rented car to user within hours, help in doorstep logistics courier, save Environment by giving carpooling option and can save lot of paper works  ...  The study aims to create an online Transportation and logistics e-commerce solutions named Commove to make logistic, car renting and carpooling in one place.  ...  Our logistic service will provide: - [ As same as courier and logistic services we have also a service of self-driving car rental in it, we will provide service self-driving car rental in which we  ... 
doi:10.32628/cseit2172847 fatcat:ui5ms3nbwvfy5mh274pdr6hxk4

Policy Toolkit Typology

François Aze, Soraya Molinero, Suzi Tart, Estibaliz Sanvicente, Niall Dunphy, Breffní Lennon, Alexandra Revez, Stephen Axon, Jayne Woolford
2017 Zenodo  
WP4 will use the input from WP2 (energy technologies) and WP3 (socio-economic analysis) to create a best practice policy toolkit for EU Member States.  ...  To date, most of the policymaking efforts to obtain a low-carbon energy system and to reduce the environmental impact of energy consumption have focused on energy-efficient technologies and renewable energy  ...  Acknowledgements This ENTRUST Policy Toolkit has been prepared by the ENTRUST partners in collaboration with the eco-neighbourhood community of Le Trapeze, France.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3479396 fatcat:7dao44kb6zdythwebg2zj5l2hu
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