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Transportation productivity

measurement and policy applications
  • 124 Pages
  • 2.69 MB
  • English
Lexington Books , Lexington, Mass
Transportation., Industrial productivity -- Case stu
StatementRaymond C. Scheppach, Jr., L. Carl Woehlcke.
ContributionsWoehlcke, L. Carl, joint author.
LC ClassificationsHE151 .S33
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 124 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5054656M
ISBN 100669962147
LC Control Number74016934

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This can be seen as an economic measure of the value of transportation. For passenger transportation, the unit of output is passenger-miles, and average revenue per passenger-mile is the measure of what travelers pay. Transportation productivity: Measurement and policy applications Hardcover – January 1, byCited by: 1.

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