Traffic accidents: an econometric investigation

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Tito Moreira; Adolfo Sachsida; Loureiro Paulo;
  • Journal: Economics Bulletin, volume 18, issue 3, pages 1-7
  • Subject: discriminant analysis
    • jel: jel:C1 | jel:R4
    mesheuropmc: humanities

Based on a sample of drivers in Brasilia's streets, this article investigates whether distraction explains traffic accidents. A probit model is estimated to determine the predictive power of several variables on traffic accidents. The main conclusion drawn from this stu... View more
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