Monthly archive for March 2014

Forecasting Mobile Ticketing Adoption on Commuter Rail

Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 17, Issue 1 (2014) by Candace Brakewood, Dr. Francisca Rojas, Joshua Robin, Jake Sion, & Sam Jordan Several commuter rail systems are beginning to accept mobile payments, in which tickets are purchased and validated on smartphones. Mobile payments may improve the rider experience while

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Evaluating Public Transportation Local Funding Options

Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 17, Issue 1 (2014) by Todd Litman This article describes and evaluates 18 potential local funding options suitable for financing public transportation projects and services. They are evaluated according to eight criteria, including potential revenue, predictability and sustainability, horizontal and vertical

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Assessment of Passenger Satisfaction with Intra-City Public Bus Transport Services in Abuja, Nigeria

Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 17, Issue 1 (2014) by Ali Alphonsus Nwachukwu The aim of this study was to investigate passenger satisfaction with the service quality attributes of public bus transport services in Abuja, Nigeria. To achieve this, a survey was conducted between February and

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