TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH NEEDS RELATED TO SOCIAL, ECONOMIC, AND ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

This report presents research problem statements (intended to help provide guidance to government agencies, research institutions, industry, universities and others in allocating funds and manpower), six workshop statements, and comments dealing with research needs. The research problem statements cover the following areas: citizen participation; economic and social aspects; engineering economic analysis; freight movement; intermodal freight; pricing; surface freight regulation; and urban goods movement. The workshop papers cover the need for research in industry and government; the social, economic and environmental field; transportation in the rural sector; and transportation energy conservation.

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  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: 41 p.
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00170400
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: May 18 1978 12:00AM