Accession Number : AD0711497

Title :   THE UTILITY OF UTILITY THEORY IN REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION MIX ANALYSIS,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Pardee,Frederick S. ; Phillips,Charles T.

Report Date : AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The paper explores the use of utility theory for an important practical problem, namely, the evaluation of proposed transportation systems or mixes of modes for a geographical region. The paper describes the role of utility or benefit measurement in a comprehensive methodology for evaluation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GAME THEORY, TRANSPORTATION), (*TRANSPORTATION, NETWORKS), COSTS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, DECISION MAKING

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE