TRANSPORT POLICY DECISION ANALYSIS: RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN THE TECHNIQUES OF INVESTMENT PLANNING

THE OBJECTIVE IS TO REVIEW AND DISCUSS THE RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN THE TECHNIQUES OF TRANSPORT INVESTMENT PLANNING FROM THE POINT-OF-VIEW OF POLICY DECISION ANALYSIS. THAT IS, THE MAIN TOPIC OF DISCUSSION HERE IS CONCERNED WITH POLICY OBJECTIVES, EVALUATION OF POLICY ALTERNATIVES AND POLICY DECISIONS. THIS REVIEW, IT IS EXPECTED, WOULD HIGHLIGHT PROBLEMS ASSOCIATED WITH POOR SPECIFICATION OF CRITERIA, DIFFERENTIAL IMPACTS OF SYSTEM CHANGES, VARIOUS UNCERTAINTIES AND THE WIDER NATURE OF THE IMPACTS ON URBAN AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT. THIS CRITICAL REVIEW AND DISCUSSION LEADS TO THE CONCLUSION THAT THERE IS A NEED FOR METHODOLOGY WHICH WOULD BETTER SATISFY BOTH THE POLICY AND PLANNING REQUIREMENTS. /AUTHOR/

  • Authors:
    • Khan, A M
  • Publication Date: 1972-1

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  • Accession Number: 00202068
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 18 1972 12:00AM