PAV: Social Impact Assessment of Autonomous Vehicles

03 January 2023 - Published by Sophie Rasbash

Looking at the Social Impact Assessment of Autonomous Vehicles

Electric shared autonomous vehicles can provide our society with multiple opportunities. To take full advantage of these opportunities, local and transport authorities have the important task to integrate autonomous vehicles (AVs) in their transport and spatial plans. An impact assessment can help authorities in their decision-making process. There are different types of impact assessments. The focus of this report will be on a Social Impact Assessment (SIA) for AVs.

Leen De Paepe, Hossein Azadi and Frank Witlox from Ghent University explore the topic.


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