USE OF ECONOMIC CRITERIA FOR HIGHWAY INVESTMENT PLANNING

APPRAISED IN THIS PAPER ARE SOME BASIC ECONOMIC ASSUMPTIONS, AND WORKING TECHNIQUES THAT MIGHT BE USEFUL TO THE HIGHWAY PLANNER. DISCUSSED ARE (1) KEYNES MARGINAL EFFICIENCY OF CAPITAL, (2) DIFFERENTIAL PRICE DISCRIMINATION, (3) COST ANALYSIS AND OUTPUT DETERMINATION TECHNIQUES, (4) PUBLIC VERSUS PRIVATE INVESTMENT ACTIVITIES, (5) THE ECONOMIC PROBLEMS OF PUBLIC HIGHWAYS, (6) ROAD- REVENUE EXPENDITURE EQUATION AS GUIDE TO PUBLIC POLICY, AND (7) COMMENTS ON PRICING OF HIGHWAY SERVICES.

Media Info

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00200957
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Sep 9 1994 12:00AM