INTRA-URBAN COMMODITY MOVEMENT-A DESCRIPTIVE RESEARCH PAPER

THIS IS AN INVESTIGATION OF INTRA-URBAN COMMODITY MOVEMENTS BY TRUCK USING THE METHODOLGY OF SPATIAL INTERACTION, GRAVITY MODELS, AND LOCATION THEORY. A GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF URBAN FREIGHT TYPES, URBAN COMMODITY FLOWS, TRUCK TYPES AND AREA OF SERVICE, URBAN TRUCK TRIP CHARACTERISTICS, TERMINAL LOCATIONS, GOVERNMENT INFLUENCES, AND CONGESTION IS GIVEN. SEVERAL HYPOTHESES FOR VALIDATION BY FUTURE RESEARCHERS ARE PROPOSED AND A SUPPORTING BIBLIOGRAPHY IS INCLUDED TO AID INITIAL EFFORTS

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • DISCUSSION PAPER 4
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Cincinnati

    Department of Geography
    Cincinnati, OH  USA  45221
  • Authors:
    • Hagner, C P
  • Publication Date: 1966-6

Media Info

  • Features: References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 48 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00202130
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 20 1972 12:00AM