ISSUES IN URBAN TRANSPORTATION PLANNING FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

THIS MASTER'S THESIS IS BASED ON A YEAR'S STUDY BY THE AUTHOR, A BRAZILIAN WHO SPENT A YEAR AT NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY FOR THE PURPOSE OF IDENTIFYING THE TRANSPORTATION PLANNING NEEDS OF DEVELOPING COUNTRIES AND THE APPLICABILITY OF METHODS USED BY ADVANCED COUNTRIES. THE TRANSPORTATION CHARACTERISTICS OF SEVERAL MAJOR CITIES IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES (BANGKOK, CALCUTTA, CANAL ZONE, HONG KONG, KUALA LUMPUR, MAYAGUEZ, SAN JUAN, SINGAPORE, ET AL.) ARE ANALYZED AND COMPARED.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Northwestern University, Evanston

    Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences
    Transportation Center, 1936 Sheridan Road
    Evanston, IL  United States  60208-4040
  • Authors:
    • Rocha, A V
  • Publication Date: 1972-8

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  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 168 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00239576
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 13 1972 12:00AM