Keynote — Total Design Data Needs for the New Generation Large-Scale Activity Microsimulation Models

  title={Keynote — Total Design Data Needs for the New Generation Large-Scale Activity Microsimulation Models},
  author={Konstadinos G. Goulias and Ram M. Pendyala and Chandra R. Bhat},
Abstract Purpose — In this paper we describe a total design data collection method (expanding the definition of the usual “total design” terminology used in typical household travel surveys) to emphasize the need to describe individual and group behaviors embedded within their spatial, temporal, and social contexts. Methodology/approach — We first offer an overview of recently developed modeling and simulation applications predominantly in North America followed by a summary of the data… 

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