Bicycle commuting /

"Cycling is cheaper, healthier and in urban environments often faster than other transport modes. Nevertheless, even at short distances, many individuals do not cycle. This thesis aims to explain why commuters vary in their decision to bicycle. Results indicate that the individual (day-to-day)...

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Main Author: Heinen, Eva, 1981-
Format: Thesis eBook
Published: Amsterdam, the Netherlands : Ios Press/Delft University Press, 2011.
Series:Sustainable urban areas ; 43.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Commuting by bicycle: An overview of the literature
  • The effect of work-related factors on the bicycle commute mode choice in the Netherlands
  • The role of attitudes toward characteristics of bicycle commuting on the choice to cycle to work over various distances
  • The day-to-day choice to commute or not commute by bicycle
  • Similarities in attitudes and norms and the effect on bicycle commuting: Evidence from the bicycle cities Davis and Delft
  • Conclusions and discussion
  • Appendix A.1. Internet questionnaire part 1
  • Appendix A.2. Internet questionnaire part 2
  • Samenvatting
  • Curriculum vitae.