Simulating impacts of regulatory policies on urban freight: application to the catering setting

@article{Jlassi2017SimulatingIO,
  title={Simulating impacts of regulatory policies on urban freight: application to the catering setting},
  author={Sarra Jlassi and Simon Tamayo and Arthur Gaudron and Arnaud de La Fortelle},
  journal={2017 6th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Logistics and Transport (ICALT)},
  year={2017},
  pages={106-112}
}
Regulatory policies aim at reducing the negative effects of urban freight transportation, especially those related to traffic, emissions and noise. Nonetheless, stakeholders in city logistics often have divergent objectives, which lead to difficulties upon defining the best possible choices regarding regulation. This paper presents a multi-agent and discrete-event based simulation of urban deliveries that aims at evaluating the impacts of regulatory policies. Restrictions regarding vehicle… 
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