A study on the structure of willingness to pay for community transportation in suburban areas

Hitomi Nakanishi, Hirobata Yasuhiro, Kentaro Takagi

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In this Paper, the factors which have effect on willingness to pay (WTP) for community transport (CT) in suburban area are focused on. Structure of WTP are analyzed based on the survey conducted in Toyohashi city and Oguchi town, Aichi. It is found that service frequency has the most effect on the WTP of both of users and non-users for CT. It is found that the user's utility is most affected by the service frequency. As to marginal WTP, the non-users' in Toyohashi city is the highest, followed by users' in Toyohashi city and Oguchi town
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)543-550
Number of pages8
JournalA U M L A
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes


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