Sökning: "Travel habits"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 18 avhandlingar innehållade orden Travel habits.

  1. 1. Stockholmarnas resvanor – mellan trängselskatt och klimatdebatt

    Författare :Greger Henriksson; Avdelningen för etnologi; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; climate change; Travel habits; Stockholm county; traffic policy; environmental aspects; city of Stockholm; interdisciplinary research; congestion charging; the Stockholm trial; policy instruments; habits; mobility; urban transport; actor network theory;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines the concept of travel habits, public responses to large-scale traffic congestion regulations and how travel patterns of urban dwellers can be made environmentally sustainable in the long term. It also examines the interrelationships of different scientific disciplines dealing with urban travel. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Pro-environmental travel behavior : The importance of attitudinal factors, habits, and transport policy measures

    Författare :Louise Eriksson; Jörgen Garvill; Annika Nordlund; Linda Steg; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; value-belief-norm theory; car habit; policy specific beliefs; car use reduction; acceptability; behavioral adaptations; travel demand management measures; transport policy measures; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis was to study determinants of a readiness for pro-environmental travel behavior in households. Four empirical studies were conducted examining reduction in car use (Study I), acceptability of transport policy measures (Study II and III), and behavioral adaptations in response to travel demand management (TDM) measures (Study IV). LÄS MER

  3. 3. Communication technology and travel demand models

    Författare :Maria Börjesson; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Travel survey; Transport mode; Telecommuting; Mathematical model; Motivation; 11 Road: Personal transport; 11 Road: Personal transport;

    Sammanfattning : Transportation planners have traditionally focused on physical travel only, and disregarded the fact that other modes of communication may influence travel demand. However, modern telecommunications are rapidly increasing the accessibility to activities that previously only could be reached by physical transportation. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Borta bra men hemma bäst : svenskars turistresor i Sverige under sommaren

    Författare :Bruno Jansson; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Tourism; Travel; Vacation; Leisure; Regionalization;

    Sammanfattning : Tourism has a long history but research on tourism is recent and linked to the modern mass tourism. Tourism research deals with the subject from three perspectives. First it is treated as a social phenomenon, second as an economic phenomenon and third as a geographic phenomenon. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Company incentives and individual preferences towards sustainable travel alternatives

    Författare :Markus Robèrt; KTH; []
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    Sammanfattning : Since the acceptance of changing travel habits is a matterof subjective preferences and individual values, the questionof how to make individuals voluntarily choose new travelalternatives is not straightforward. In this study we focus onan office district called Nacka Strand outside Stockholm, wherecompanies tried to implement new and more efficientalternatives to personal travel. LÄS MER