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A stated-preference approach towards assessing a vehicle inspection and maintenance program

Kazopoulo, M., Kaysi, I. and El-Fadel, M. (2007) A stated-preference approach towards assessing a vehicle inspection and maintenance program Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 12, (5), pp. 358-370. (doi:10.1016/j.trd.2007.04.002).

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A stated-preference approach is used to analyzing responses towards the implementation of a vehicle inspection and maintenance program in Lebanon. A questionnaire-based survey was administered to 160 owners of private autos using a scenario-based approach to look at the choice between centralized and decentralized inspection stations as well as between car repair and payment of an emission fee. Binary-logit models are used to define inspection set-up and repair/fee payment choices. The centralized system with car repair were found to be the more popular options

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Published date: July 2007
Keywords: inspection and maintenance, vehicle emissions, public survey, logit modeling
Organisations: Civil Engineering & the Environment


Local EPrints ID: 188949
ISSN: 1361-9209
PURE UUID: 490c4edc-bb0f-44cc-8f54-d551d40e4d4e

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Date deposited: 01 Jun 2011 12:27
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 11:41

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Author: M. Kazopoulo
Author: I. Kaysi
Author: M. El-Fadel

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