DEVELOPMENT OF STRATEGIES AND PROCEDURES FOR HIGHWAY COST ALLOCATION

This interim report reviews the history of road financing in the United States and then describes some of the cost allocation methods currently in use: the historical method, the added expenditure method, the differential-benefits method, the predominant-use methods, the relative use method, the standard-cost method, the earnings-method the gross ton-mile method, the operating-cost method, the space-time method, the incremental-cost allocation method and the cost-function method. There are two appendices. The first reviews two previous highway cost allocation studies, the 40 highway cost allocation study and the 1969 highway cost allocation study. The second is a selected bibliography.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Smith (Wilbur) and Associates

    1100 Connecticut Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20036
  • Publication Date: 1976

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: v.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00316676
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Intrm Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FH-11-8807
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 27 1980 12:00AM