THE NATURE AND MEASUREMENT OF HIGHWAY BENEFITS: AN ANALYTICAL FRAMEWORK

GENERAL THEORY AND NATURE OF HIGHWAY INVESTMENT BENEFITS ARE DISCUSSED AND SOME ANALYTICAL TOOLS ARE DESCRIBED WHICH MAY BE USEFUL IN MEASUREMENTS OF HIGHWAY BENEFITS. THE EXTENT TO WHICH EXISTING HIGHWAY ECONOMIC IMPACT RESEARCH CAN BE USED IN MEASURING HIGHWAY BENEFITS IS EXAMINED AS WELL AS PROBLEMS ASSOCIATED WITH DERIVING NET BENEFIT MEASURES OF LAND VALUES. EFFECTS OF METHOD OF PAYMENT FOR HIGHWAY INVESTMENT ON DISTRIBUTION OF BENEFITS AND ACTUAL MAGNITUDE OF TOTAL BENEFITS ARE EXPLORED. /BPR/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Northwestern University, Evanston

    Transportation Center, Leverone Hall
    Evanston, IL  USA  60201
  • Publication Date: 1960

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  • Accession Number: 00201471
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bureau of Public Roads /US
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1970 12:00AM