EXPANDING A NONDEMOGRAPHIC FACTOR MODAL SPLIT MODEL

A MARKET SHARE MODEL OF V/STOL TRANSPORTATION BASED ON DOOR-TO-DOOR TRAVEL TIME, CONVENIENCE, SAFETY, WEATHER RELIABILITY, COMFORT, AND COST HAS BEEN APPLIED TO BUSINESS TRIPS IN THE NORTEAST CORRIDOR SEGMENT WASHINGTON-- PHILADELPHIA--NEW YORK. ACTUAL BUSINESSMAN SURVEY DATA ARE USED TO CALIBRATE THE MODEL AND TO PREDICT THE FUTURE MARKET SHARES OF BOTH CONTEMPORARY AND V/STOL INTERCITY TRAVEL IN THIS SEGMENT. EMPLOYING SIX HYPOTHETICAL ACCEPTANCE INDICES, THE MODEL YIELDS, FOR STOL, AIRLINE, AUTOMOBILE, AND METROLINER MODES, STANDARDIZED 1985 MARKET SHARE ESTIMATES OF 28, 26, 21, AND 2K PER CENT, RESPECTIVELY.

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    • Vol 5, No 1, PP 22-35, 1 FIG, 6 TAB, 6 REF
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    Operations Research Society of America

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  • Authors:
    • SOMMERS, A N
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  • Accession Number: 00228049
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: One-Time
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 25 1971 12:00AM