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Exploring the Influence of Social Network Geography on Long-Distance Travel Behavior

Research Product Type
Research Report
Over the last two decades, a limited number of studies have sought to measure attributes of one’s social network and connect these measures to travel. Increasingly, burdensome social network surveys include a contact’s location. This study focuses on long-distance travel, itself a challenge to quantify.