THE CHANGING MOTOR CARRIER SHARE OF INTERCITY MANUFACTURES TRAFFIC: ALTERNATIVE EXPLANATIONS

Changes in industrial location and commodity markets do not adequately explain the increasing share of manufactures traffic being transported by motor carrier. Increasing service advantage of trucks cannot be explained solely by market forces but is a result of government policies which result in misallocation of traffic and improper use of scarce resources. The impact of government policy must be better understood.

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    American Society of Traffic and Transportation

    547 West Jackson Boulevard
    Chicago, IL  USA  60606
  • Authors:
    • BREEN, D A
  • Publication Date: 1978

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  • Accession Number: 00182828
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 31 1978 12:00AM