Value of Reliability of Travellers on the Paris Suburban Railway Network

Technical Report on the Data Analysis

by Marco Kouwenhoven, Sebastian Caussade, Eric Kroes

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The development of a robust method to appraise a-priori the monetary benefits of different possible measures to improve regularity of the Paris suburban train network required values for the level of reliability as experienced by the travellers. These values-of-reliability were obtained from a large-scale Stated Preference (SP) data set that was collected specifically for this project. This technical report presents the estimation results of the models that have been developed based on this data set.

Table of Contents

  • Chapter One

    Design of the Stated Preference Experiment

  • Chapter Two

    Data Collection

  • Chapter Three

    Data Processing

  • Chapter Four

    Model Development

  • Appendix A

    Recruitment Questions

  • Appendix B

    Background Questions

  • Appendix C

    Background to the model development

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