Benefit evaluation for information providing system by WebGIS in view of users' travel costs
Ohba, Tohru, Yanagimachi, Kikuko, Kinoshita, Reiko, Yamamoto, Naohide, Tamagawa, Hidenori, & Itoh, Fumiko (2002) Benefit evaluation for information providing system by WebGIS in view of users' travel costs. Theory and Applications of GIS, 10(1), pp. 59-66.
This paper estimates the benefit of a plan for information providing system on road administration by WebGIS. The system will reduce travel costs of visitors from their business establishments to a road administration section of a city office. The authors had individual interviews with the visitors at the section of the Ichikawa City Office. Annual total sum of travel costs was estimated at 37 million yen at most. This paper also proposes formulas which expect the frequency of visits or the total sum of travel costs from the spatial distribution of the business establishments without questionnaires.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000) > URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING (120500)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Schools > School of Psychology & Counselling
|Deposited On:||24 Jun 2014 05:50|
|Last Modified:||24 Jun 2014 05:50|
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