THE IMPACT OF TELECOMMUNICATION ON TRANSPORTATION DEMAND THROUGH THE YEAR 2000

This report analyzes the interactions of transportation and telecommunication as they exist today and in the future, especially as regards the effects of telecommunication on transportation demand. It analyzes the development of four major telecommunication services--voice, video, data, and interactive cable television--and reports estimates of their substitutability for transportation service. It reports present and possible future impacts of government investment and regulation.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Mitre Corporation

    Metrek Division, 1820 Dolley Madison Boulveard
    McLean, VA  USA  22102

    National Transportation Study Commission

    1750 K Street, NW, Suite 800
    Washington, DC  USA  20005
  • Publication Date: 1978-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 163 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00192058
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NTPSC/SR-78/03 Spec Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 11 1979 12:00AM