Augustus Ababio-Donkor

Augustus AbabioDonkor

Ing Augustus Ababio-Donkor

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Biography

Augustus has his BSc Degree in Geodetic Engineering from Ghana. He worked in the road construction industry with a private road construction company for three years and later joined the public sector where he worked as the Development Engineer with the Department of Urbans (DUR) in Ghana. In 2010 he started a masters’ study in Business planning and did “Risk analysis in road construction projects in Ghana” as his MA Dissertation. In 2014, He moved to Edinburgh to study MSc Transport Planning and Engineering at Edinburgh Napier University and conducted his MSc Dissertation in “Investigation and Assessment of Traffic Flow using Instrumented Vehicles and Moving Observer Method”. Augustus recently joined the Transport Research Institute (TRI) of Edinburgh Napier University as a research student to investigate behavioural Economics and its implications for public transport demand.

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Mode choice modelling using elements of MINDSPACE and structural equation modelling

Thesis
Ababio-Donkor, A. Mode choice modelling using elements of MINDSPACE and structural equation modelling. (Thesis)
Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/2709043
The last two decades have witnessed a rising research interest in integrated choice and latent variable (ICLV) modelling, in direct response to the inability of the traditiona...

The role of personal norms in the choice of mode for commuting

Journal Article
Ababio-Donkor, A., Saleh, W., & Fonzone, A. (2020)
The role of personal norms in the choice of mode for commuting. Research in Transportation Economics, 83, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.retrec.2020.100966
Research in travel behavioural studies have shown that social forces play a significant role in travel decision making like socioeconomic factors. Several studies have tested ...

Methodology for Gender Analysis in Transport: Factors with Influence in Women’s Inclusion as Professionals and Users of Transport Infrastructures

Journal Article
García-Jiménez, E., Poveda-Reyes, S., Molero, G. D., Santarremigia, F. E., Gorrini, A., Hail, Y., …Mauriello, F. (2020)
Methodology for Gender Analysis in Transport: Factors with Influence in Women’s Inclusion as Professionals and Users of Transport Infrastructures. Sustainability, 12(9), https://doi.org/10.3390/su12093656
This work analyzes gendered processes by a methodology based on clustering factors with influence in the decision-making process of women as users or employees of the transpor...

Understanding transport mode choice for commuting: the role of affect

Journal Article
Ababio-Donkor, A., Saleh, W., & Fonzone, A. (2020)
Understanding transport mode choice for commuting: the role of affect. Transportation Planning and Technology, 43(4), 385-403. https://doi.org/10.1080/03081060.2020.1747203
This study examines the relationship between positive and negative user valence and transport mode choice behaviour. We integrate latent attitudes ‘affect’ and ‘salience’ into...

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