Transportation Decision Making: Principles of Project Evaluation and Programming

This textbook on decision making in transportation contains 20 chapters. The chapter headings are as follows: Chapter 1. Introductory Concepts in Transportation Decision Making; Chapter 2. Performance Measures in Transportation Evaluation; Chapter 3. Estimating Transportation Demand; Chapter 4. Transportation Costs; Chapter 5. Travel-Time Impacts; Chapter 6. Evaluation of Safety Impacts; Chapter 7. Vehicle Operating Cost Impacts; Chapter 8. Economic Efficiency Impacts; Chapter 9. Economic Development Impacts; Chapter 10. Air Quality Impacts; Chapter 11. Noise Impacts; Chapter 12. Impacts on Wetlands and Other Ecosystems; Chapter 13. Impacts on Water Resources; Chapter 14. Visual Impacts; Chapter 15. Impacts on Energy Use; Chapter 16. Land-Use Impacts; Chapter 17. Social and Cultural Impacts; Chapter 18. Evaluation of Transportation Projects and Programs Using Multiple Criteria; Chapter 19. Use of Geographical and Other Information Systems; and Chapter 20. Transportation Programming. Transportation modes included in the textbook are highways, railroads, water transportation, public transit and air transportation.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 566p

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  • Accession Number: 01054748
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9780471747321
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 30 2007 10:25AM