Influencing Factors That Determine the Usage of the Crowd-Shipping Services

  title={Influencing Factors That Determine the Usage of the Crowd-Shipping Services},
  author={Tho Le and Satish V. Ukkusuri},
  journal={Transportation Research Record},
  pages={550 - 566}
  • Tho Le, S. Ukkusuri
  • Published 22 February 2019
  • Economics, Business
  • Transportation Research Record
The objective of this study is to understand how senders choose shipping services for different products, given the availability of both emerging crowd-shipping (CS) and traditional carriers in a logistics market. Using data collected from a United States (U.S.) survey, Random Utility Maximization (RUM) and Random Regret Minimization (RRM) models have been employed to reveal factors that influence the diversity of decisions made by senders. Shipping costs, along with additional real-time… 
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