ECONOMIC APPRAISAL OF TRANSPORT PROJECTS: A MANUAL WITH CASE STUDIES

CAREFUL ECONOMIC APPRAISAL OF TRANSPORTATION INVESTMENTS IS PARTICULARLY IMPORTANT IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES. THIS MANUAL PROVIDES BACKGROUND ON THE METHODOLOGY OF ECONOMIC APPRAISAL OF PROJECTS IN REGARD TO ECONOMIC COSTS, FORE- CASTING TRAFFIC, ECONOMIC BENEFITS, AND COMPARING COSTS AND BENEFITS. THE PRACTICAL APPLICATION OF ECONOMIC ANALYSIS IS PRESENTED IN 15 CASE STUDIES FOR THE MAJOR TRANSPORT MODES. INCLUDED ARE PAVING A GRAVEL ROAD, WIDENING THE PAVEMENT OF A ROAD, CONSTRUCTION OF A MAJOR HIGHWAY, CONSTRUCTION OF A DEVELOPMENT ROAD, AND CONSTRUCTION OF A BRIDGE. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Isbn 253-31900-5, 205 PP
  • Corporate Authors:

    Indiana University Press

    601 North Morton Street
    Bloomington, IN  USA  47404-3797
  • Authors:
    • Adler, H A
  • Publication Date: 1971

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  • Accession Number: 00202030
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 20 1972 12:00AM