This Transportation Research Special Report contains a summary of the conference; Part 1: Conference Purpose (Introduction to the Conference, H.C. Neil Peterson III, Opening Remarks, Carole A. Foryst); Part 2: why is Transit in Trouble?; Part 3: Conference Consensus Statement; Part 4: Overview papers: Effects of Energy Supply and Telecommunications on Urban Mass Transit's Future, S.J. LaBelle and M.J. Bernard III; Land Use Trends and Transit Operations, D.E. Priest and J.L. Walsh-Russo; Changes in the Economic Base of Urban Areas: Implications for Urban Public Transportation, R.V. Knight; Financing Public Transportation, R.F. Kirby; Does This Bus Go to the Future? Some Thoughts on the Future of Urban Public Transit, J.L. Schofer; and Part 5: Issues papers: Future Directions of Urban Public Transportation: Why Transit is in Trouble, H.C. Neil Peterson III; Transportation in Transition, M. Pikarsky and C. Johnson; Changing Concepts of Urban Public Transportation, C.K. Orski; Financing Government Enterprises, F.D. Raines; and How Do We Position Ourselves for the Future?, R.S. Page.

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  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 85 p.
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  • Accession Number: 00387949
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Sep 28 1984 12:00AM