Study on the Local Factors Affecting Availability of Car-Sharing in Seoul

서울시의 카셰어링 이용도에 대한 지역적 요인특성분석

  • Choi, Hyunsu (Global Marketing Division, Korea Railroad Research Institute) ;
  • Park, Juntae (Korea Railway Association, CheongNyangni Station)
  • Received : 2014.07.21
  • Accepted : 2014.09.25
  • Published : 2014.10.31


This research focuses on the current trend of 'Sharing Transportation' to clarify the regional factors having a decisive effect on the use of Car Sharing. To accomplish this, the current research is built a Database of the regional characteristics of Car Sharing spots based on railway stations in Seoul and performed an analysis of the primary regional factors affecting Car Sharing usage. As a result, we found conclusive factors affecting the use of Car Sharing. This research can be utilized for establishing strategies and effective measures to support the use of Car Sharing and sustainable development with respect to issues of motorization.


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