Social Marketing: The Key for Reduction of CO2 Emissions and Sustainability in Transportation

  • Sami Ullah
  • Dr. Wasif Ali Waseer
  • Inam Ullah Khan
  • Shakeel Ahmad Khan

Abstract

The traditional approaches of handling transportation problem is inadequate to reduce the carbon oxide (CO2) emission and keeping sustainability in transportation sector. The reason is that, it does not involve public for changing their complex psychological behaviour toward transportation. Therefor new technique and processes required which must be customer orientated and useful for reduction of CO2 emission and keeping sustainability in transportation. For that reason social marketing is a best approach to be used for policy planning in transportation. Therefore, the current research aims is to motivate policy maker to use social marketing approach for policy planning in transportation. This research also provide the detail understanding of social marketing and its component that is use for changing the complex socio-psychological process of human being and demonstrates its advantages over traditional approaches. It also provide alternative use of transportation instead of private vehicles.

Published
2017-06-22
How to Cite
ULLAH, Sami et al. Social Marketing: The Key for Reduction of CO2 Emissions and Sustainability in Transportation. Management and Administrative Sciences Review, [S.l.], v. 6, n. 3, p. 135-144, june 2017. ISSN 2308-1368. Available at: <http://absronline.org/journals/index.php/masr/article/view/715>. Date accessed: 20 oct. 2017.
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