This Circular contains an edited transcript of the Group 1 Council session on research needs at the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting in January 1988, along with selected charts used at that session, updated information on the NCHRP 20-24 project taken from the final report of October 1988, and the Executive Summary of a Task Force Report on the status of the NCHRP program completed in February 1988. Included are the following: Summary, R.F. Kirby; Introductory Remarks, R.P. Braun; Trends in Research Funding in the Public and Private Sectors, N. Humphrey; New Directions for Transportation Administration Research - A Report on NCHRP 20-24, R.R. Mudge; and Gaps in Research Funding: Reasons and Possible Remedies, R.F. Kirby.

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  • Publication Date: 1990-2

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  • Media Type: Digital/other
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  • Pagination: 34 p.
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  • Accession Number: 00496792
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1990 12:00AM