Link-Nested Logit Model of Route Choice: Overcoming Route Overlapping Problem

@article{Vovsha1998LinkNestedLM,
  title={Link-Nested Logit Model of Route Choice: Overcoming Route Overlapping Problem},
  author={Peter Vovsha and Shlomo Bekhor},
  journal={Transportation Research Record},
  year={1998},
  volume={1645},
  pages={133 - 142}
}
A new link-nested logit model of route choice is presented. The model is derived as a particular case of the generalized-extreme-value class of discrete choice models. The model has a flexible correlation structure that allows for overcoming the route overlapping problem. The corresponding stochastic user equilibrium is formulated in two equivalent mathematical programming forms: as a particular case of the general Sheffi formulation and as a generalization of the logit-based Fisk formulation… 

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