Encouragement Research & Results



126 documents found

Modeling Bicycling to Elementary and Junior High Schools with Bike Rack Counts

The purpose of this study was to develop a model with aggregated school-level data of the factors associated with bicycling to elementary and junior high schools and to examine the effectiveness of this model in predicting bicycling to school.

Wed 8th Mar 2017

Bicycling to Rail Stations in New Jersey

The purpose of this study was to document the conditions of the built environment and the characteristics of commuters who bicycle to rail stations in New Jersey.

Wed 15th Feb 2017

Exploring the synergistic economic benefit of enhancing neighbourhood bikeability and public transit

This study aims to assess the property value impact of neighbourhood bikeability, transit accessibility, and their synergistic effect by analysing the single-family and condominium property sale transactions during 2010–2012 in Austin, Texas, USA.

Wed 8th Feb 2017

Walking, riding, and driving, or walking, walking, walking for our health

The essay reviews books on how the transportation industry is directly and indirectly shaping our health. It also reports on how to improve cities for pedestrians, bicyclists and transit.

Wed 11th Jan 2017

A cross-sectional study on commute mode choice and intention to change

This study focuses on the role of social, transport, place, and self-identities on commute mode choice and intention to change mode choice.

Wed 11th Jan 2017

Infrastructure development : bicycle-based Transit-Oriented-Development (TOD)

This presentation illustrates that the positive effects of bicycle-based Transit-Oriented Development on the viability of a public transport service, through decreased feeder service reliance, could far outweigh the costs of the cycling infrastructure.

Fri 6th Jan 2017

Lessons from the Development of a Guidebook on Pedestrian and Bicycle Connections to Transit

This presentation provides a wealth of case studies for how to improve pedestrian and bicycle connections to transit.

Wed 4th Jan 2017

How Cities Can Increase Cycling Among Women

This study researched the characteristics and programs of Portland, OR, Washington D.C., and Vancouver B.C., to evaluate how they have been successful at achieving high percentages of women cycling.

Fri 23rd Dec 2016

Modelling children’s mobility and school commuting

This research looks at determinants of school commuting and active/independent mobility of children, identifying guidelines and key challenges to address in future research.

Thu 22nd Dec 2016

Transportation of children with bicycle seats, trailers, and other carriers

The purpose of this study is to obtain a better understanding of the safety implications of transporting children by bicycle.

Thu 8th Dec 2016