Event: Virtual Conference on Transport Infrastructure Development, Spillover Effects, and Quality of Life

Spillover Effect of Mode Shift of Intercity Travel: Does the Introduction of High-Speed Rail Plays a Role

18 March 2020
Author / Speaker: 
Zhenhua Chen, The Ohio State University
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High-speed rail (HSR) infrastructure has experienced a rapid development in many countries over the past decades. However, to what the extent the development of HSR influences mode shift of intercity travel and whether the new infrastructure will have any spillover effects? The paper intends to address these questions by providing an empirical investigation based on a patron survey at three major railway stations in Chongqing, PRC

Geographical Focus: 
China, People's Republic of
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Learning Event


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