BARRIERS TO THE DIFFUSION OF INNOVATION IN THE TRANSIT INDUSTRY

The report is designed to establish an understanding of the problems facing the transit community today regarding innovation and its potential for improving transit performance. The report examines in detail twelve major barriers to diffusion of innovation, the impacts of these barriers on one another, and their effects on various classes of innovation.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in cooperation with ATE Management and Service CO., Arlington, VA.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Smith and Howard Associates, Incorporated

    1735 I Street, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20006

    Office of the Secretary of Transportation

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Smith, I P
    • Einstein, N
  • Publication Date: 1979-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 127 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00313628
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-I-80-5 Final Rpt.
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 26 1981 12:00AM