TRANSPORTATION PROBLEMS OF THE AUTOLESS WORKER IN A SMALL CITY

THE RESEARCH EXAMINED THE TRANSPORTATION PROBLEMS OF LOW-COME RESIDENTS IN GREENSBORO, N.C., WITH SPECIAL EMPHASIS ON THE AUTOLESS WORKER. RELEVANT SOURCES IN THE THE LITERATURE ARE REVIEWED AND BACKGROUND DATA ON THE GREENSBORO AREA ARE PROVIDED. SURVEY DATA REVEAL A EMPHASIS ON THE AUTOLESS WORKER. RELEVANT SOURCES IN AN IMPORTANT SEGMENT OF THE WORKING POOR INCLUDED CAPTIVE RIDERS OF THE TRANSIT SYSTEM WHO WERE TYPICALLY OLDER, MORE LIKELY TO BE FEMALE THAN MALE, AND MORE LIKELY TO BE BLACK THAN WHITE. LITTLE SIGNIFICANT DIFFERENCE APPEARED BETWEEN THE AVERAGE HOURLY WAGES OF AUTO-OWNING AND AUTOLESS WORKERS.

  • Corporate Authors:

    North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro

    Transportation Institute
    Greensboro, NC  United States  27411
  • Authors:
    • KIDDER, A E
    • Saltzman, A
  • Publication Date: 1972-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 99 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00242473
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 8 1973 12:00AM