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A cross-country study of fairness and infringement on freedom as determinants of car owners´ acceptance of road pricing.

Journal article
Authors S. Fujii
Tommy Gärling
Cecilia Jakobsson
R.C. Jou
Published in Transportation
Volume 31
Issue 3
Pages 285-295.
Publication year 2004
Published at Department of Psychology
Pages 285-295.
Language en
Keywords Travel behavior, road pricing, decision making
Subject categories Psychology

Abstract

Jakobsson et al. (2000) found that in Sweden public acceptance of road pricing decreases if it is perceived to be unfair and to infringe on freedom. The present study reports a survey investigating whether the same effects are found in the Asian countries of Japan and Taiwan. The results indicate that fairness plays the same role. However, infringement of freedom may be more important in Japan than in Sweden or Taiwan. Income had a direct effect on acceptance in Taiwan but not in Japan or Sweden.

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