economics of highway planning.

  • 146 Pages
  • 1.83 MB
  • English
Toronto U.P.
SeriesCanadian studies in economics -- No. 16
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL13658147M

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Winch, David M., Economics of highway planning.

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[Toronto] University of Toronto Press [] (OCoLC)   Average rating This book covers a wide range of topics and concepts of developmental economics, theories, models, and their histories.

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With this information, a highway department is then in a position to plan and program highway developments pro-perly, both in relation to other transport media and to the total economy.

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This book helps readers maximize effectiveness in all facets of highway engineering including planning, design, operations, safety, and geotechnical engineering. Highway Engineering: Planning, Design, and Operations features a seven part treatment, beginning with a clear and rigorous exposition of highway engineering concepts.

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This entry reviews planning models as applied to developing coun-tries. Aggregative, sectoral and project appraisal techniques are discussed.

ItFile Size: 92KB. Modern highway engineering reflects an integrated view of a road system's entire lifecycle, including any potential environmental impacts, and seeks to develop a sustainable infrastructure through careful planning and active management.

This trend is not limited to developed nations, but is recognized across the globe. Edited by renowned authority T.F.

Fwa, The Handbook of Highway 5/5(2).Highway engineering is an engineering discipline branching from civil engineering that involves the planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of roads, bridges, and tunnels to ensure safe and effective transportation of people and goods.

Highway engineering became prominent towards the latter half of the 20th Century after World War II.