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Publication type: Conference poster
Type of review: Editorial review
Title: Mode choice for commuting and leisure : a matter of lifestyle?
Authors: Tomic, Uros
Hoerler, Raphael
Del Duce, Andrea
et. al: No
DOI: 10.21256/zhaw-18758
Conference details: 6th SCCER Mobility Annual Conference, Zurich, 6 September 2019
Issue Date: 2019
Publisher / Ed. Institution: ZHAW Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften
Language: English
Subjects: Lifestyles; Mode choice; Commuting mobility; Leisure mobility
Subject (DDC): 306: Culture
Abstract: Based on the first edition (2016) of the Swiss Houshold Energy Demand Survey we investigate the effect of Otte’s top‐down, lifestyle‐based segmentation approach on the mode choice for commuting and leisure. Results of a multinomial logit show that Otte’s lifestyles have a significant effect on the mode choice for both commuting and leisure when controlled for income, education, age and gender. This implies that Otte’s top‐down, lifestyle‐based segmentation approach can be applied for identification of target groups and designing tailored interventions to promote sustainable means of transport. While entertainment‐oriented seem to be an appropriate target group for campaigns to change their current mode choice, the opposite is true for reflexives and hedonists.
Fulltext version: Published version
License (according to publishing contract): Licence according to publishing contract
Departement: School of Engineering
Organisational Unit: Institute of Sustainable Development (INE)
Published as part of the ZHAW project: SCCER Efficient Technologies and Systems for Mobility
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