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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pikarsky, Milton. Urban transportation policy and management. Lexington, Mass.: Lexington Books, © Urban Transportation Planning is well written and well organized.
Complicated modeling techniques are explained in detail. The process flow charts and bubble graphs simplify complex relationships between transportation, land use, planning and politics.
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Small, University of California at Irvine Introduction Cities exist and thrive because they enable people to Urban transportation policy and management book each other.
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Transportation Policy and Economic Regulation: Essays in Honor of Theodore Keeler addresses a number of today’s important transportation policy issues, exploring a variety of transportation modes, and examining the policy implications of a number of alternatives.
Theodore Keeler had a distinguished career in transportation economics, helping to shape regulatory policies concerning the. Claiming that urban transportation planning is more sophisticated, costly, and complex than its highway and transit planning predecessors, the book demonstrates how urban transportation planning evolved in response to changes in such factors as environment, energy, development patterns, intergovernmental coordination, and federal transit programs.
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