THE EFFECT OF ECONOMIC REGULATION ON FUEL-USE EFFICIENCY IN PRIVATE TRUCKING OPERATIONS

Private trucking operations are a substantial component of the motor carrier industry. The description of private carriage covers: magnitude and growth, reasons for use, traffic characteristics, fleet operations, relations with other modes, and the effect of the regulatory system on private trucking operations. In addition, there is an analysis of how ICC regulations affect private trucking's fuel-use efficiency and an attempt to forecast the effects of regulatory change.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Policy and Management Associates, Incorporated

    Boston, MA  USA 

    Office of the Secretary of Transportation

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Publication Date: 1980-4

Media Info

  • Pagination: 105 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00326446
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-P-50-80-37
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-OS-90023
  • Files: NTIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 6 2002 12:00AM