Proceedings of the 2018 3rd International Conference on Modern Management, Education Technology, and Social Science (MMETSS 2018)

Empirical Analysis on the Influence of Rail Transit Network on the Compact Development of China’s Metropolitan Areas

Authors
Weiwei Hao, Hongyan Gao, Zongqing Liu
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Weiwei Hao
Available Online November 2018.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/mmetss-18.2018.22How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Metropolitan area; Rail transit network; Compact development; Efficiency evaluation
Abstract

As the backbone of the comprehensive transportation system, rail transit network has significant support and guidance on the formation and development of metropolitan area. Firstly, this paper constructs the Rail Transit-Compactness of metropolitan area model to explore the empirical effect from rail transit on the compactness with the data of China's top ten metropolitan areas. Secondly, use DEA to evaluate the efficiency of rail transit network of China's top ten metropolitan areas. Thirdly, results show the rail transit variables have a significant positive impact on the compactness of metropolitan area, but this effect has time lag. The efficiency of rail transit network with China’s top ten metropolitan areas still need to be improved. Lastly, analyze the causes hindering the efficiency improvement of rail transit network and give some suggestions to these problems respectively.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 2018 3rd International Conference on Modern Management, Education Technology, and Social Science (MMETSS 2018)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
November 2018
ISBN
978-94-6252-602-0
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/mmetss-18.2018.22How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2018, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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