Factors Influencing Travel Behavior And Their Potential Solution: A Review Of Current Literatures

Mohd Shariff, Norhazlin and Shah, Muhammad Zaly (2008) Factors Influencing Travel Behavior And Their Potential Solution: A Review Of Current Literatures. Jurnal Alam Bina (2).

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Abstract

Traffic congestion in metropolitan areas has developed into a major problem in many countries all over the world. They have a negative impact on the economy, the environment and the overall quality of life. Time-delay, pollution, land user and stress are some of the impact that appear from congestion. This paper presents an overview of current literatures on the factors that influence travel behavior as well as their impact. Also, potential solutions to this problem are provided which represent the current thinking of transportation planners in mitigating the adverse impact of motorized traffic to the socio-politic as well as socio-economic of affected countries.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: TrafficTraffic congestion, travel behavior, land use, urban structure
Divisions: Faculty of Built Environment > Transport Planning
Faculty of Built Environment > Urban and Regional Planning
Depositing User: FAB IR Admin
Date Deposited: 24 Jun 2013 05:58
Last Modified: 24 Jun 2013 05:58
URI: http://epublication.fab.utm.my/id/eprint/282

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