VALUE OF TIME ON RECREATIONAL TRIPS

THIS NOTE PRESENTS SOME PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF A STUDY OF TRIP GENERATION TO A NUMBER OF POPULAR HOLIDAY AREAS. ITS MAIN PURPOSE IS TO STIMULATATE DISCUSSION OF THE METHODOLOGY OUTLINED IN TIME RESEARCH NO. 1. IT CONSISTS OF 2 PARTS: THE FIRST DISCUSSES SOME PECULIARITIES OF HOLIDAY TRIPS TO DEVON, WHICH IT IS INTENDED TO SUBMIT TO A MORE VIGOROUS ANALYSIS AT A LATER STAGE OF THE STUDY, USING A VARIANT OF THE "COST ONCE DIFFERENCE" APPROACH TO MODAL SPLIT SUGGESTED BY EDWARD KAFKA. THE SECOND PART RELATES TO TRIPS TO THE YORKSHIRE DALES AND THE CONSTRUCTION OF A SIMPLE MODEL TO RELATE TRIPS TO THAT NATIONAL PARK WITH THE DEMAND FOR AND COST OF TRIPS TO THE LAKE DISTRICT. SEE ALSO IRRD ABSTRACT NO 203623.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Department of The Environment /UK

    /Highway Economics Unit
    ,   United States 
  • Authors:
    • Mansfield, N W
  • Publication Date: 1969-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 13 p.
  • Serial:
    • Issue Number: 3

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00228508
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: R & D Rpt
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 1 1974 12:00AM