Accession Number : AD0715012

Title :   Cost - Benefit Analysis for Inland Navigation Improvements. Volume 2.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NORTHWESTERN UNIV CHICAGO ILL ECONOMETRICS CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Moses,Leon N. ; Lave,Lester B. ; Stucker,James P. ; Allen,William B. ; Beuthe,Michael V.

Report Date : OCT 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 810

Abstract : Research is directed towards improvement in procedures for the estimation of that portion of inland waterway transportation benefits which contribute to national income. The report is in three volumes. The second volume deals with the development of demand and modal split analysis, and with the estimation of cost functions for rail and waterway transportation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TRANSPORTATION, INLAND WATERWAYS), (*INLAND WATERWAYS, COST EFFECTIVENESS), ECONOMICS, COSTS, REGRESSION ANALYSIS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, STATE-OF-THE-ART REVIEWS, RAILROADS, BARGES, PIPES, DECISION MAKING, THESES

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE