ANALYSIS OF NEED FOR GOODS MOVEMENT FORECASTS

SEVERAL IMPORTANT ASPECTS OF GOODS MOVEMENT PLANNING FOR URBAN AREAS ARE PRESENTED. THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE PROBLEM, IS DEALT WITH IN SOME DETAIL. THE MAJOR TYPES OF GOODS MOVEMENT ARE REVIEWED; THE IMPACT ON URBAN LIFE IS CONSIDERED AND CHARACTERISTICS ARE PROPOSED. CRITERIA FOR IMPROVING THE GOODS MOVEMENT SYSTEMS ARE ANALYZED, INCLUDING THE STAT-OF-THE-ART. BY NOTING THE TECHNICAL APPROACH AND PROCEDURES USED IN ANALYSIS AND FORECASTING, THOSE URBAN PERSON TRAVEL METHODS CURRENTLY UTILIZED ARE SHOWN TO BE RELATED. THIS PERMITS THE DIFFERENT CLASSES OF GOODS MOVEMENT TO BE TREATED SEPARATELY IN THE ANALYTICAL PROCESS. /AUTHOR/

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    • PROC PAPER 9017
  • Authors:
    • FRESKO, D
    • Shunk, G
    • Spielberg, F
  • Publication Date: 1972-7

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  • Accession Number: 00240112
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 7 1972 12:00AM