Cover: National Models

National Models

Published in: Handbook of Transport Modelling, 2nd ed. / Edited by David A. Hensher and Kenneth J. Button (Oxford, Great Britain: Emerald, Inc., 2008), Ch. 25, p. 489-502

Posted on on June 28, 2016

by Andrew Daly

National transport models have taken on the new modeling methods and there have been theoretical and empirical advances in performance measurement. Coverage will include current demand methods, data issues, valuation, cost and performance, and updated traffic models. It addresses models for specific applications (i.e., parking, national traffic forecasting, public transport, urban freight movements, and logistics management).

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