2021
DOI: 10.1007/s11116-021-10170-y
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Amparo Moyano, Marcin Stępniak, Borja Moya-Gómez, Juan Carlos García-Palomares

Abstract: AbstractThis paper aims to evaluate the impacts of the economic context on traffic congestion and its consequential effects on private vehicle accessibility. We conduct a long-term analysis of spatiotemporal traffic congestion patterns in Madrid (Spain), comparing two urban realms: the 2008 economic crisis and the following post-crisis situation. We apply TomTom Speed Profiles data to assess daily variations in traffic congestion and their changes between both periods, and Twitter data to capture spatial patte…

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