Effectively Managing Consumer Fuel Price Driven Transit Demand
place - north america, mode - mass transit
Effectively managing fuel price, Consumer Fuel Price, Transit Demand
This study presents a literature review of transit demand elasticities with respect to gas prices, describes features of a transit service area population that may be more sensitive to fuel prices, identifies where stress points in the family of transit services will emerge, and assembles short- and long-term strategies for transit providers to manage their service when there is volatility in fuel prices.
Permission to publish abstract has been given by NCTR, Performed by National Center for Transit Research, Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) University of South Florida 4202 East Fowler Ave, CUT 100, Tampa, FL 33620-5375
Begley, J.T. (2013). Effectively Managing Consumer Fuel Price Driven Transit Demand. Report No. BDK85 977 39, 90 pp.
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