EXTENDED ANALYTICAL TECHNIQUES FOR EVALUATING FREEWAY OPERATIONS IMPROVEMENT

THIS REPORT PRESENTS FINDINGS FROM A LITERATURE STUDY IN THE AREA OF (1) ECONOMIC ANALYSIS; (2) PREDICTION OF SAFETY, VEHICLE OPERATING COSTS, AND ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS OF DIFFERENT FREEWAY DESIGNS AND TRAFFIC CONDITIONS; AND (3) MONETARY TRANSLATION OF TRAVEL TIME, SAFETY, AND ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS. THE PURPOSE OF THE STUDY IS TO RECOMMEND PROCEDURES AND PARAMETER VALUES TO BE USED IN DEVELOPING A COMPUTER MODEL FOR THE EVALUATION OF NEW FREEWAYS OF FREEWAY IMPROVEMENTS.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of California, Berkeley

    Institute of Transportation and Traffic Engineering
    Berkeley, CA  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Torpp, O C
    • May, A D
  • Publication Date: 1972-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 69 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00225066
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: California Department of Transportation
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Interim
  • Files: TRIS, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 20 1974 12:00AM