THE IMPACT OF MODERN HIGHWAYS ON AMERICAN INDIAN COUNTRY

NEW HIGHWAYS THROUGH ISOLATED AREAS PROVIDE OPPORTUNITES TO MEASURE HIGHWAY BENEFITS IN A SIMPLE ENVIRONMENT AND TO DEVELOP PRODUCTIVE APPROACHES TO ELUSIVE PROBLEMS IN HIGHWAY ECONOMICS AND FINANCE. THE IMPACT OF PROVIDING SUDDEN HIGHWAY ACCESS TO KAYENTA, ARIZONA, IS DESCRIBED IN A BEFORE AND AFTER STUDY. THE EFFECT OF HIGHWAY IMPROVEMENT ON INDIAN TRADING POST AND MOTEL INCOMES, PROPERTY VALUES, SCHOOL ENROLLMENT, INDIAN TRAVEL METHODS AND EMPLOYMENT WERE DELINEATED.

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Pagination: p 56
  • Monograph Title: Forecasting models and economic impact of highways
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00201298
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Dec 12 1994 12:00AM