THE CONSEQUENCES OF TRANSIT FARE AND SERVICE POLICIES: A CLASSIFIED BIBLIOGRAPHY

The bibliography is concerned with the consequences---most specifically the ridership and cost implications---of various policies regarding service and fare levels for urban public transit. Cited publications are classified under separate headings for ease in reference. These are: the demand for transit service; fare and service elasticities of demand; transit operating costs; the economics of transit pricing; public subsidies for transit operations; low-fare and no-fare transit; transit fare structures; transit fare and the distribution of income; transit and the transportation disadvantaged; transit planning, operation and evaluation; marketing transit; and general reference material.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Urban Institute

    2100 M Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20037

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Kemp, M A
    • Rea, R L
  • Publication Date: 1976-4

Media Info

  • Pagination: 40 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00136974
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Working Paper-505012, UMTA-DC-06-0120-76-3
  • Contract Numbers: DC-06-0120
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 11 2003 12:00AM