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Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-13-081
Date: September, 2013


Designing A New National Household Travel Survey Innovations in Collecting and Analyzing Long-Distance Travel Information

Exploratory Advanced Research . . . Next Generation Transportation Solutions

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The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is seeking new approaches to the design of the next national long-distance travel study—advanced methods of capturing and analyzing travel data to support effective, defensible transportation decision making. To further that search, the FHWA Exploratory Advanced Research (EAR) Program has funded the study “Design of a Completely New Approach for a National Household Travel Survey Instrument,” which is being conducted by Battelle, teamed with the Urban Institute and the University of Maryland.


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