Accession Number : AD0715106

Title :   Cost - Benefit Analysis for Inland Navigation Inprovements. Volume 3.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NORTHWESTERN UNIV CHICAGO ILL ECONOMETRICS CENTER

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

Report Date : OCT 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 492

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. In the third volume, an analysis of regulatory policy, its influence upon intermode competition, and a model of regulatory behavior based upon modern utility theory are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TRANSPORTATION, INLAND WATERWAYS), (*INLAND WATERWAYS, COST EFFECTIVENESS), MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING, DECISION MAKING, STATISTICAL PROCESSES, FACTOR ANALYSIS, COSTS, CLASSIFICATION, ECONOMICS, SOCIOMETRICS

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE