REVIEW OF URBAN GOODS MOVEMENT STUDIES

A SUMMARY OF RESEARCH DONE ON COMMODITY FLOW BY STUDIES IN THE LARGER URBAN AREAS IN THE NATION IS PRESENTED. THE REPORTS REVIEWED WERE THOSE ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF HIGHWAY PLANNING OF THE FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION. THE FIRST SECTION DRAWS ON FACTS FROM STUDIES REVIEWED TO PRESENT A GENERAL PICTURE OF THE CURRENT SITUATION IN GOODS MOVEMENT. THE SECOND PART SUMMARIZES THE WORK OF STUDIES IN THE LARGEST URBAN AREAS PLUS CONNECTICUT. SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION WAS ALSO DRAWN FROM THE DATA BANK COMPILED BY THE OFFICE OF HIGHWAY PLANNING AND FROM OTHER SOURCES OF NATIONAL STATISTICS. /AUTHOR/

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  • Authors:
    • Chappell Jr, Charles W
    • Smith, Mary T
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  • Publication Date: 1971

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  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: pp 163-181
  • Monograph Title: URBAN COMMODITY FLOW REPORT OF A CONFERENCE
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  • Accession Number: 00239362
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Sep 13 1971 12:00AM