A sustainable tourism and mobility framework for assessing the effects of the Individual Visit Scheme on the public transportation system in Hong Kong


Grant Data
Project Title
A sustainable tourism and mobility framework for assessing the effects of the Individual Visit Scheme on the public transportation system in Hong Kong
Principal Investigator
Professor Wong, Sze Chun   (Principal investigator)
Duration
15
Start Date
2015-12-15
Completion Date
2017-03-14
Amount
600000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Individual Visit Scheme (IVS), Public transportation system, Sustainable tourism, Sustainable mobility
Discipline
Others - Civil Engineering, Surveying, Building and Construction
Panel
Humanities & Social Sciences (H)
Sponsor
Public Policy Research Funding Scheme
HKU Project Code
2015.A8.029.15C
Grant Type
Public Policy Research Funding Scheme
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
2. To understand the transportation needs for public transportation modes; 3. To evaluate the attitudinal and behavioral effects of tourists on the choice of public transportation modes; 4. To assess the handling capacity of the public transportation system; and 5. To study the implications of tourism policy measures on the public transportation system.