Introduction: Transportation and the Economy: Exploring the Conundrum

Questions about transportation’s role in economic development and about the value of investments in transportation continue. Precise and convincing measurements of the benefits of investments in the system are surprisingly elusive. Articles in this issue of TR News offer a sampling of approaches, methods, and perspectives. This introduction highlights some of the articles found in this issue.


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Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Photos; References;
  • Pagination: pp 3-7
  • Serial:
    • TR News
    • Issue Number: 309
    • Publisher: Transportation Research Board
    • ISSN: 0738-6826

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  • Accession Number: 01643023
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 3 2017 11:56AM