TECHNICAL MEMORANDUM FOR TRANSPORTATION: AN INVESTMENT IN FLORIDA'S FUTURE

This memorandum describes the methodologies used in "Transportation: An Investment in Florida's Future". That report describes research into the economic value of transportation infrastructure conducted by the Center for Urban Transportation Research for the Florida Transportation Commission and Floridians for Better Transportation. Section 2 of this memorandum discusses general issues regarding transportation investments. The third section describes various methodologies that were considered for the study and the ones that were selected. Methodologies discussed include input-output analysis, production function analysis, and benefit-cost analysis. The final section describes the application of the methodologies.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared for Florida Transportation Commission and Floridians for Better Transportation.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of South Florida, Tampa

    Center for Urban Transportation Research, 4202 East Fowler Avenue
    Tampa, FL  United States  33620-5375
  • Publication Date: 1996-6

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 14 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00726014
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 25 1996 12:00AM