Traffic Equilibration : The Case of the Twin Cities Ramp Meter Shut Off By

@inproceedings{Levinson2001TrafficE,
  title={Traffic Equilibration : The Case of the Twin Cities Ramp Meter Shut Off By},
  author={David Levinson and A. D. Sheikh},
  year={2001}
}
In Fall 2000, more than 430 ramp meters in the Twin Cities metropolitan area were shut down in order to evaluate the effectiveness of the metering system. This shutdown disturbed normal traffic patterns and thus traffic equilibrium. The purpose of our research is to examine how long it takes to establish a new equilibrium after a shock to the system, and… CONTINUE READING