I was the car rental of choice now to answer your question go to the website this is a person who works with developing small businesses in foreign countries to make individuals self-sufficient this will answer your question of a sharing economy and entrepreneurship another option. Car-sharing system with electric cars is a very convenient service for urban transportation: it allows users to pick up a vehicle at a station and rent it during a short time to manage this kind of system in the best way, it is necessary to solve the critical problem of vehicle stock imbalance across the stations several decision. Optimizing ride matches for dynamic ride-sharing systems a thesis presented to the academic faculty by xing wang in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree doctor of philosophy in the school of industrial and systems engineering georgia institute of technology may 2013. This thesis paper further presents and explores the essential bm theories used in analysis and bm generation moreover, there is focus on solving the unsustainability of car ownership, such as by equipping a sale-of-service approach used by carsharing services in order to develop sustainable mobility bms the main focus. Stimulation of corporate car sharing: institutional work for organisational innovation adoption master's thesis r van huik preface utrecht, september 5, 2016 during my first year of studies for the master's program sustainable business & innova on at utrecht university, the sharing economy was rapidly. Under examination in this research, the individuals studied within this thesis belong to the second carpool group however, as the researcher is not privy to the role preference data (eg, drive, ride, share) at this time, it is possible that some individuals included in this study are solely riding in carpools and not sharing in the. Move about as is a norwegian car sharing provider that is established in the german market the goal of this thesis is to identify ways for move about to strengthen their position in the german market in order to acquire the relevant information, the authors have conducted an external analysis, an internal.
The idea of car sharing resonated with her, she said, as a phd student at the university of california at davis looking for a dissertation topic she saw a lecture by michael glotz-richter, a german marshall fund fellow from bremen she was fascinated by behavioral effects of people joining car sharing,. The mathematical model is derived from the paper sizing finite-population vehicle pools by carpenter keshav and wong (2014) and is based on queueing theory after reading this dissertation the reader will be able to dimension a car sharing system using the java application dimensioning is determining the optimal. The aim of this thesis is to investigate the main factors for successfully developing a car-sharing service in china it begins with a review of existing literature related to car-sharing and sustainability this enabled a summary to be made of the success factors of the zipcar company and an analysis of the developing. I would like to acknowledge markus villig and iida kaisa urm for the contribution to this thesis they were an influential part of the app development, as they helped to achieve the best possible carpooling (also called ridesharing) is a mean of transportation where people can share car journeys with.
Solomon dessie designing a new car rental service using location-based services helsinki metropolia university of applied sciences master's degree industrial management master's thesis 11 may 2015. The evolution of carsharing: heterogeneity in adoption and impacts by michiko namazu be, kyoto university, 2011 me, kyoto university, 2013 a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy in the.
Background free-floating car sharing services (ffcs) have been offered as a more flexible mobility solution compared to station-based car sharing services ffcs users can pick up and return cars anywhere within a specified area in a city ffcs is an emerging mobility and the latest innovative form of car sharing. Noxolo ntuli had the only copy of her master's thesis on a hard drive in her bag south africa student fights to keep thesis during robbery ms ntuli, a medical scientist at the national health laboratory service, had her molecular zoology master's thesis on a hard drive when a car drew up beside her and.
Experience with a significant share of the vehicle fleet driving on electricity, big gaps exist in the research around evs before discussing the specific problem definition of this thesis, an overview of potential research areas is given these are mainly organized around three aspects of evs: technological feasibility, economic.
Launched: north-america's first car sharing co-operative started as a thesis project in 1997 type: two-way where: vancouver, lower mainland of bc, victoria membership fees: monthly $5 fee no fee for member/owners rates: $8 an hour $5 an hour if you buy a $500 share same rates for all vehicles. Carsharing: evolution, challenges and opportunities september 2014 dr scott le vine dr alireza zolfaghari professor john polak centre for transport of consumer acceptance of subscription drive-it-yourself car services chapter 2: background doctoral thesis centre for transport studies, imperial college. Constraints and require substantial time to recharge, even with 240v or dc fast charging the final research question of this thesis investigates this tradeoff: how does the introduction of electric vehicles affect energy consumption in carsharing fleets, and how many can be deployed before service quality is diminished 18.