Evaluation Research & Results



1017 documents found

Association between active commuting and incident cardiovascular disease, cancer, and mortality

This research investigates the association between active commuting and incident cardiovascular disease (CVD), cancer, and all cause mortality.

Wed 26th Apr 2017

Urban Sanity: Understanding Urban Mental Health Impacts and How to Create Saner, Happier Cities

This report examines how urban living affects residents' mental health and happiness, and ways to create saner, happier cities.

Fri 21st Apr 2017

The battle of cyclists against pedestrians and car drivers at the urban environment.

The main hypothesis of the paper is that cyclists tend to blame primarily car drivers, for the conflict events they have experienced with cars, but they do not have the same intention for the conflict events with pedestrians.

Fri 17th Feb 2017

Particulates and noise exposure during bicycle, bus and car commuting

This study measured personal exposure to various-sized particulates, soot, and noise during commuting by bicycle, bus and car in three European cities.

Wed 15th Feb 2017

Health-Related Life Choices

This chapter makes a review of health behavior and health-related quality of life with respect to health lifestyle habits, health promotion activities, active and non-active travel behavior, park usage, residential environment, and urban infrastructure.

Wed 15th Feb 2017

Using Predicted Bicyclist and Pedestrian Route Choice to Enhance Mode Choice Models

This research applies route choice models to predict the cycling and walking routes considered for a given trip, and the resulting route-level attributes are used to predict trip mode choice.

Thu 9th Feb 2017

Evaluating Return: A Benefit-Cost Calculator for Active Transport Projects

The tool presented in this paper is designed to meet the need for an effective method of assessing the benefit-cost ratio of active transport projects and address the shortcomings of existing assessment techniques.

Thu 9th Feb 2017

Estimating Current and Potential Bicycle Use for Statewide Planning

This methodology allows a planning agency to make decisions on the basis of statewide information and avoids the costs of a traditional travel demand model.

Wed 8th Feb 2017

Tourism, Public Transport and Sustainable Mobility

This book offers a comprehensive global examination of the relationship between public transport and tourism as well as exploring other sustainable transport modes.

Wed 8th Feb 2017

Active transport and obesity prevention – A transportation sector obesity impact scoping review

This study conducts a scoping review of the current evidence of association between modes of transport (motor vehicle, walking, cycling and public transport) and obesity-related outcomes.

Wed 1st Feb 2017