Economic modeling of traffic accidents

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Liability rules determine how drivers excise level of care while driving and determine the loss contribution when an accident happens. How to model drivers' behavior in terms of level of care using game-theory is understudied in transportation community. This research aims to develop a model to capture economic loss of traffic accidents.

Lab: DiTecT

Direct Supervisor: Sharon Di

Position Dates: 6/01/2018 - 8/31/2018

Hours per Week: 20

Paid Position: Yes

Credit: Yes

Positions Available: 1

Qualifications: Game-theory modeling, programming

Eligibility: Master's; SEAS only

Sharon Di, sharon.di@columbia.edu, 212-853-0435