Data Set Description

The data set contains the number of hourly STAUs reported on the website of the ADAC and scraped from the web programmatically by the author (variable name adac) and hourly search intensity for the word stau (German for Traffic Jam) in Germany as obtained from Google Trends (variable name stau). The data collection occurred between September 28 2015 14:59 and November 14 2015 at 13:59.

Date Created: 2015-11-30

Scope of Data Set

Subject Terms: FORECASTING, INTERNET, ROAD TRAFFIC

Time Periods: September - November 2015

Citation(s)

Publication(s)

IZA Discussion Paper(s)

Availability:

Restricted Access


Investigator(s):
  1. Askitas, Nikolaos (Institute for the Study of Labor, IZA)
Type:

Time series

Coverage:

Country


Geographic Coverage:
 GERMANY