Accession Number : AD0624285

Title :   TRANSPORTATION FORECAST AND PREDICTION STUDY,

Corporate Author : NORTHWESTERN UNIV EVANSTON ILL DEPT OF GEOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s) : Garrison,W. L.

Report Date : 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : This paper provides an overview of the structure of and progress on a study of certain basic aspects of the development of transportation networks. It was noted that the level and character of transportation development are viewed as a function of certain characteristics of the area containing that transportation. Five ways in which transportation development can be given operational meaning were also discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TRANSPORTATION, ECONOMICS), (*ECONOMICS, TRANSPORTATION), RAILROADS, ROADS, COMPATIBILITY, TOPOLOGY, OPERATIONS RESEARCH

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE