Transport Elasticities: Impacts on Travel Behaviour

Understanding transport demand and transport elasticities is crucial to support sustainable travel behaviour. This document explains the key factors affecting travel demand and its responsiveness. It introduces the concept of transport elasticity and provides an overview of the key transport elasticities. More sustainable travel patterns can be achieved through the implementation of effective policy measures that influence the responsiveness of travel demand to various transport options.

First Edition 2013

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