TRANSPORT AND THE ECONOMIC SITUATION. ATTEMPT AT SUMMARIZING THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE 6TH INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON THE THEORETICAL AND PRACTICAL ASPECTS OF THE ECONOMICS OF TRANSPORT

LES TRANSPORTS ET LA SITUATION ECONOMIQUE. ESSAI DE SYNTHESE DES DEBATS DU 6EME SYMPOSIUM INTERNATIONAL SUR LA THEORIE ET LA PRATIQUE DANS L'ECONOMIE DES TRANSPORTS

THE AUTHOR SUMMARIZES THE REPORTS OF THE 6TH SYMPOSIUM AND OUTLINES THE PROBLEMS FACING TRANSPORT IN THE PRESENT ECONOMIC SITUATION: HUMAN FACTOR, RESOURCES IN RAW MATERIALS; THESE TWO THEMES WERE THE MAIN TOPICS OF THE DISCUSSIONS AT THE CONFERENCE. ATTENTION WAS DRAWN TO THE NEEDS OF THE USERS AND THOSE OF THE WORKERS, TO THE NECESSITY OF EXPANDING THE TRANSPORT INDUSTRY BUT OF REDUCING COSTS, AND TO THE SHORTAGE OF LABOUR, RAW MATERIALS AND SPACE.

Language

  • French

Media Info

  • Pagination: 525-30
  • Serial:
    • Transports
    • Issue Number: 207
    • Publisher: Editions Techniques et Economiques
    • ISSN: 0564-1373

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01296072
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 5:46AM