The Impact of Driver Cell Phone Use on Accidents

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James E. Prieger; Robert W. Hahn;
(2005)
  • Subject: cellular telephones and driving, safety regulation, selection effects
    • jel: jel:I18 | jel:R41
    mesheuropmc: human activities

Cell phone use is increasing worldwide, leading to a concern that cell phone use while driving increases accidents. We develop a new approach for estimating the relationship between cell phone use while driving and accidents, based on new survey data. We test for select... View more
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