Effects of Transport Behaviour on Public Health: A Study on the Students in the Tricity Area

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Part of the Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics book series (SPBE)

Abstract

The effect of transport behaviour on the public health is a widely discussed matter, and a lot of research projects have been dedicated to measuring the scale of the effect. The authors of the article assume that a set of factors can be used to determine the transport choices of the general public, which in turn leads to a certain shape of the public health. Data from 241 respondents in the Tricity Area was connected to establish the strength and direction of these relations.

Keywords

Modal split Transport behaviour Public health 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of EconomicsUniversity of GdańskGdańskPoland
  2. 2.Faculty of Social SciencesUniversity of GdańskGdańskPoland

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