Land use variables in trip generation models: The case of the light rail transit in Tel Aviv

  • Avigail Ferdman
  • Daniel Shefer
  • Shlomo Bekhor


Transportation and urban land use maintain a complex, symbiotic relationship. Transportation affects land use by improving accessibility to urban functions, and the built environment affects travel through its distribution and density. It is important to explore these dynamics in order to understand the effects that determine urban and metropolitan daily travel.


Mode Choice Dependency Ratio Residential Density Transportation Research Record Trip Purpose 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Avigail Ferdman
    • 1
  • Daniel Shefer
    • 1
  • Shlomo Bekhor
    • 2
  1. 1.Technion Israel Institute of TechnologyCenter for Urban and Regional StudiesHaifaIsrael
  2. 2.Technion Israel Institute of TechnologyTransportation Research InstituteHaifaIsrael

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