Accession Number : ADP004683

Title :   A Review of Methods for Economic Analysis of Inland Navigation Projects,

Corporate Author : TENNESSEE UNIV KNOXVILLE DEPT OF CHEMISTRY

Personal Author(s) : Bronzini,M. S.

Report Date : FEB 1985

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : This paper includes comments on methods of economic analysis discussed by his predecessors. The author discusses the Tow Cost Model - Marginal Economical Analysis Method and concludes by offering an alternative to the GEM for finding equilibrium solutions to the waterway traffic diversion problem.

Descriptors :   *ECONOMIC MODELS, *INLAND WATERWAYS, ECONOMIC ANALYSIS, WATER TRAFFIC, TOWING, COST MODELS, EQUILIBRIUM(GENERAL), MATHEMATICAL MODELS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE