Encouragement Research & Results



123 documents found

Changes in mode of travel to work: a natural experimental study of new transport infrastructure

The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of a major transport infrastructure project on commuters’ mode of travel, trip frequency and distance travelled to work.

Wed 1st Jul 2015

Multimodal Commuting to Work by Public Transport and Bicycle

This study analysed the effect of attitudes on the decision to commute by both public transport and bicycle. 

Wed 22nd Apr 2015

The Scottish Cyclist and the New Woman

 This article examines the cycling craze from a Scottish perspective by investigating representations of Scottish female cyclists in a weekly magazine first printed in Glasgow in 1888 entitled The Scottish Cyclist.

Wed 15th Apr 2015

The Bicycle Boom and Women’s Rights

This essay looks at the history of the bicycle and how it influenced women's rights.

Wed 8th Apr 2015

Comparing cities’ cycling patterns using online shared bicycle maps

This study looks at 4.5 months of online bike-sharing map data from ten cities to identify usage patterns that are unique and usage patterns that are common.

Sat 4th Apr 2015

Taking the tyke on a bike: mothers’ and childless women’s space–time geographies compared

This paper investigates the relationship between cycling and mothers’ mobility in Amsterdam. Considering that mothers (still) tend to be responsible for transporting children and doing so on a bicycle may increase the difficulties of travel, the city’s push for cycling may not suit mothers’ mobility needs.

Wed 1st Apr 2015

Big Data Analysis of Population Flow between TfL Oyster and Bicycle Hire Networks in London

This study seeks to undertake an initial analysis of the likely flow of people between the Tube to bicycle hire network in London.

Tue 10th Mar 2015

Evaluation of Interactions Between Buses and Bicycles at Stops

The primary objective of this study was to develop quantitative approaches to analyse interactions between buses and bicycles at bus stops.

Thu 5th Mar 2015

The role of attitudes, socio-demographics, and the built environment in bicycle commuting

This research disaggregates different commute-cyclist populations and tests how attitudes, socio-demographics, and the built environment impact their commute mode choice.

Thu 5th Mar 2015

Spatial Analysis of Child Pedestrian and Bicycle Crashes

The primary focus of this study was to develop a safety performance function (SPF) for use in prioritizing candidate schools for Safe Routes to School (SRTS) programs.

Tue 3rd Feb 2015