The incidence of freak weather and geological events, such as
earthquakes and volcanic eruptions, has increased over the past
thirty years. Coupled with an increase in the populations
located in the path of these natural ...
Rising costs of household travel surveys and the critical need
for good quality data, has led to questions about how best to
obtain a quality survey that provides data comparable to other
household travel surveys. To ...
Since the work of Louviere and Woodworth (1983) and
Louviere and Hensher (1983), stated choice (SC) methods
have become the dominant data paradigm in the study of
behavioural responses of individuals and households as ...
Individuals processing the information in a stated choice
experiment are typically assumed to evaluate each and every
attribute offered within and between alternatives and to
choose their most preferred alternative. It ...
There are two types of emergencies; those which can be
anticipated and those that cannot. Among those that can be
anticipated are such events as cyclones, floods, bush fires, and
tsunamis. When such events are anticipated, ...
Most surveys using GPS devices to collect data have focused
on the device and its effectiveness for collecting reliable and
accurate data. Another dimension to be considered with this
form of data collection is whether ...
The distribution of freight is a major contributor to the levels
of traffic congestion in cities, yet it is much neglected in the
research and planning activities of government, where the
focus is disproportionately on ...
Considerable interest in the policy of voluntary travel
behaviour change interventions, known as by the generic
name of TravelSmart®, has emerged. Measuring its
effectiveness and determining its cost-benefit ratios is ...
Cross-training workers to perform multi-skilled jobs is one of
the modern trends in job design. As companies engage in
downsizing, the remaining workforce is expected to do more
and different tasks. This paper presents ...
Based on a revised questionnaire developed originally by
Lieb (1992), an empirical research was conducted to
investigate the use of third-party logistics (TPL) services by
large manufacturing companies in Australia. ...