U.S. SHALLOW-DRAFT INLAND WATERWAY TRANSPORTATION: PRODUCTIVITY AND POLICY

This report is divided into the following topics, including two appendices: (1) Public values of freight transportation; (2) Distinctive productivity features of shallow-draft waterway transportation; (3) Public and private enterprise in waterway transportation development; (4) MEasures of rising water carriage productivity; (5) Waterway transport productivity and public policy objectives; (6) The decline in public initiative in Waterways Development--Appendix A. Note on projected public investment in Railroads, and harbors--Appendix B. Federal Appropriations for new navigation work on U.S. shallow-draft Inland and Intracoastal Waterways in Dollars of current purchasing power and in dollars of constant (1965) purchasing power.

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Environmental Development Association

    3 Natioal Press Building
    Washington, DC  United States  20045
  • Authors:
    • BARLOON, M J
  • Publication Date: 1978-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 61 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00188527
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Environmental Development Association
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1979 12:00AM