Essays about: "Car ownership"

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  1. 1. Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) for disincentivizing car ownership and use in Reykjavík

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Francisco Javier Ari Quintana; [2021]
    Keywords : Transportation; Car ownership; Shared mobility; Mobility-as-a-Service; MaaS; Disincentives; Reykjavík;

    Abstract : Iceland faces problems in achieving decarbonization goals, especially regarding its transportation sector having highly car-oriented passenger transport in the capital city, Reykjavík. Therefore, there is a need to shift toward more sustainable transport modes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Too Fast, Too Furious. A study on traffic’s impact on the perceived livability of streets in Stockholm

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Karl Hedin; [2021]
    Keywords : Livability; Street life; Automobiles; Traffic volumes; Safety; Community; Urban Quality; Stockholm; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The cumulative growth that the market of automobiles has seen since the end of the second world war, has had a major impact on both the way we plan our societies and in the way we live our lives. In Sweden from 1950 to 1960, car-ownership increased five-fold, making it the most car-dense country in Europe at the time – bringing along with it major car-centric urban renewal schemes, such as ‘Norrmalmsregleringen’. READ MORE

  3. 3. Circulating for Service Sustainability : Examining relationship between sustainability and servitization in both B2B and B2C context of electric vehicles

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Företagsekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Hakima Shiralizade; Wen Chen; [2021]
    Keywords : Servitization; Sustainability; Electric vehicle battery servitization; Circularity;

    Abstract : Background: Due to the escalated environmental concerns and the requirement of Paris Agreement, restraining the carbon emission is aimed on a global scale. Being a solution, the electrification of vehicles is inevitable whilst the problematization to the batteries continues. READ MORE

  4. 4. General Attitudes and Mode Choice : A mode choice study in Stockholm using Schwartz value-items grouped by personal characteristics

    University essay from KTH/Transport och systemanalys

    Author : Malin Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : mode choice; modal choice; values; attitudes; Schwartz value scale; multinomial models; Random Forest; färdmedelsval; värderingar; attityder; Schwartz värdeobjekt; multinomiala modeller; Random Forest;

    Abstract : Value-items from the Schwartz scale of Values have been added to travel data to investigate if the value-items can be used to model mode choice. Two kinds of mode choice models, both discrete choice models, multinomial models (MNL) and the Machine Learning Models Random Forests (RF) were constructed, using Travel Diary data (RVU) and additional data from European Social Survey (ESS). READ MORE

  5. 5. Scaling up electric vehicles in India A focus on Maharashtra state, Mumbai Market formation and demand side policies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Oana Arseni; [2021]
    Keywords : India; Electric cars; Demand innovation policies; Market diffusion; Technology innovation systems; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Governments around the world have begun to adopt measures in support of electric vehicles. The supply push policies have been traditionally studied leaving the demand side innovation policy without much investigation. Therefore, policy makers lack institutional knowledge and policy experience. READ MORE