American Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering

Volume 5, Issue 1, January 2020

  • Mining Urban Congestion Evolution Characteristics Based on Taxi GPS Trajectories

    Weiyan Xu, Yumei Huang

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1, January 2020
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: Feb. 07, 2020
    Accepted: Feb. 24, 2020
    Published: Feb. 28, 2020
    Abstract: The taxi GPS trajectories involve sufficient temporal and spatial characteristics and make it easy for us to obtain potential knowledge for understanding human mobility pattern and urban traffic network dynamics. Sensing urban traffic conditions not only enables traffic management authority to improve urban traffic management. It can also provide d... Show More
  • How to Improve the Contribution of Roads to the Economic Growth in Countries Whose Development Is Lagging Behind: The Case of Côte d’Ivoire

    Fulgence Zran Goueu

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1, January 2020
    Pages: 8-19
    Received: Dec. 11, 2019
    Accepted: Jan. 29, 2020
    Published: Apr. 13, 2020
    Abstract: Côte d'Ivoire has based its economic development on export-oriented agriculture of primary products (coffee, cocoa). The strong economic growth, called The «Ivorian Economic Miracle» of the years 1970 was supported by transport infrastructures and roads in particular. The extensive degradation of national roads has impacted negatively on the countr... Show More