Transport for Global Economy

Des Transports Pour Une Economie Mondialisee

A cornerstone of the global economy is efficient transportation. For economic growth and development to occur, securely and sustainably operated competitive transportation services are essential. International transportation systems face demanding challenges from the current financial crisis and volatile oil prices. The focus of this article is the examination of these challenges, as well as longer term outlooks for trade and globalization. The author examines current and future issues; congestion and emissions; and investment in infrastructure.

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  • English
  • French

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  • Accession Number: 01145288
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 16 2009 6:06PM