Uncertainty in Transportation Planning and Forecasting

This paper reviews methods of quantifying uncertainty in transportation model planning forecasts. Sources of potential errors are identified, and methods are suggested for estimation of their probability distributions. A number of methods of estimating the overall uncertainty in the model forecasts are then considered.

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  • Authors:
    • Pell, C M
    • Lowe, S
    • Richards, M G
    • Meyburg, A H
  • Publication Date: 1985


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: pp 237-250
  • Monograph Title: Transportation and Mobility in an Era of Transition

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  • Accession Number: 01142645
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0444877495
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 28 2009 4:17PM