MARKET RESEARCH AND THE NORTHEAST CORRIDOR PROGRAM

The report presents a review of selected sources of market research data on intercity passenger transportation in the Northeast Corridor. Available data are reviewed in terms of their usefulness in forecasting patronage of improved rail passenger services, and understanding rail ridership and the process of change in rail ridership. Recommendations are made with respect to use, further analysis, and presentation of existing data, as well as the need for additional, new market research.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Harbridge House, Incorporated

    11 Arlington Street
    Boston, MA  USA  02116

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  USA  02142

    Federal Railroad Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • O'Donahoe, G
    • Kemp, B L
  • Publication Date: 1975-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 69 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00143965
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FRA/NECPO-76/17
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-TSC-937
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Dec 15 1977 12:00AM