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Literature:

A review article: Edward J. Taaffee and Howard L. Gauthier, "Transport Geography and Geographic Thought in the United States: An Overview," Journal of Transport Geography 2(3), 1994, pp.155-168.

Annals of Regional Science 29(2), May 1995: Issue on Transport Investments.

Audrey, Jean, ed., Transport Planning and Policy Issues: Geographical Perspectives. University of Waterloo, Dept. of Geography 1995 [ISBN 0-921083-53-x]

Banister, David; Capello, Roberta and Peter Nijkamp, eds., European Transport and Communications Networks: Policy Evolution and Change. N.Y.: Wiley, 1995.

Banister, David and Kenneth Button, eds., Transport, the environment and sustainable development / London ; New York : E & FN Spon, 1993 [Engr Stacks-Floors 3&4; HE151 .T653 1993]

Bayliss, Brian, ed., The Measurement of Supply and Demand in Freight Transport. Gower 1988.

Berechman, J. and K.A. Small, "Modeling Land Use and Transportation: An Interpretive Review for Growth Areas," Environment and Planning A, 20, 1988, 1285-1309.

Blunden, W.R. and J,A,Black, The Land Use/Transport System, 2nd. ed., Oxford: Pergamon, 1984.

Button, Kenneth, Nijkamp, Peter and Priemus, Hugo, eds. Transport Networks in Europe: Concepts, Analysis and Policies. Cheltenham, U.K. and Northampton, Mass.: Elgar; distributed by American International Distribution Corporation, Williston, Vt., 1998. Pp. xv, 362. $95.00. ISBN 1-85898-582-X.

Sixteen papers, originally presented at the European Research Conference held in Portugal, in April 1995, consider policies related to European transport networks. Papers focus on assessing changes in integrated European transport network operations; synergy in networks; the concept of network synergies in economic theory and policy implications; managing openness in transport and regional development; traffic congestion, etc.

Carlson, Daniel and Stephen King, Linking transportation and land use by fostering inter-jurisdictional cooperation : enabling legislation in eight states. Seattle, WA : Institute for Public Policy and Management, University of Washington, [1998] [AUP General Stacks: HE206.2 .C38 1998]

European Conf. of Ministers of Transport, (1994) Transport Infrastructure and Systems for a New Europe, (OECD, Paris).

European Conf. of Ministers of Transport (1994) Regional Policy, Transport Networks and Communications Round Table 1994, (OECD, Paris).

Fleming, Douglas K. and Yehuda Hayuth, "Spatial Characteristics of Transportation Hubs: Centrality and Intermediacy," Journ. of Transport Geography. 2(1), 1994, pp.3-18.

Gibb, R. (ed) (1994) The Channel Tunnel: A Geographical Perspective, (John Wiley, Chichester).

Graham, B. J. (Brian J.)., GEOGRAPHY AND AIR TRANSPORT / BRIAN GRAHAM. Chicester, England ; New York : Wiley, 1995. 288 p. : ill., [HE9774 .G72 1995]

Gwilliam, Ken M., "Setting the Market Free: Deregulation of the Bus Industry," Journ. of Transport Econ. and Policy, January 1989, 29ff.

Hall, Derek R., Transport and Economic Development in the New Central and Eastern Europe. London: Belhaven, 1993. [HE 242.9 T73]

Hanson, Susan. Geography of Urban Transportation. 2nd ed., N.Y.: Guilford Press, 1995 (incl. papers by Hodge and Nyerges)

Haq, Gary. Towards Sustainable Transport Planning: A Comparison between Britain and the Netherlands. Aldershot: Avebury, 1997. [HE243.A2.H37.1997]

Harker, P.T. Predicting Intercity Freight Flows. Coronet Books 1987.

Hayuth, Yehuda. Intermodality: Concepts and Practice, Structural Changes in the Ocean Freight Industry. 1987. [K1176H39/1987/Geog.]

Heimann, Ronald. Great Lakes Transportation in the Eighties.1986[HE563A14H44]

Hilling, David. Transport and Developing Countries. Routledge, 1996

Examining the links between irregular and inefficient transport methods and economic progress, the author explains that it can only be effective if timing, location and technology are carefully chosen.

Eliot Hurst, Michael E. Transportation Geography: Comments and Readings.

Kay, Jane Holtz-, The Asphalt Nation

Kneafsey, James T. The Theory of Transportation Economics. Lexington 1974.

Kneafsey, James T. Market Structure and Economic Transportation Industries. Lexington 1974.

Lawless, P. and Dabinett, G., "Urban Regeneration and Transport Investment: A Research Agenda," Environment and Planning A, 27(7), July 1995, pp.1029-48.

Long, Stanley G., Transport at the Millennium. Special Issue of the Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science. Sage Publ. Vol.553, Spetember 1997. [incl. paper by John Meyer, "Transportation Today: The U.S. Experience in a World Context"]

Menendez, Aurelio. ESTIMATING CAPITAL AND OPERATING COSTS IN URBAN TRANSPORTATION PLANNING. New York: Praeger, 1993. x, 187 p. : maps. [HE4456 .M46 1993]

Nijkamp, P. and S.Reiehman, eds., Transportation Planning in a Changing World. Gower, 1987 (rev. in Annals of RS, Nov.1988, p.118)

Nijkamp, P. and Blaas, E. (1994) Impact Assessment and Evaluation in Transportation Planning, (Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht).

Norman, C. and Vickerman, R. Local and Regional Implications of Trans-European Transport Networks: The Channel Tunnel Rail Link. Environment and Planning A, April 1999, 31(4), p. 705.

Trans-European transport networks in the European Union have been based on plans submitted by the member states. One of the largest elements is the planned North European High Speed Rail Network (Paris - Brussels - Koeln - Amsterdam - London). This involves five member states, of which one, France, has completed its contribution.

Polak, J. and Heertje, A. (eds) (1993) European Transport Economics, (Blackwell, Oxford).

Quarmby, D.A., "Developments in the Retail Market and their Effect on Freight Distribution," Journ. of Transport Econ. and Policy, Jan. 1989, pp.75ff.

Rimmer, Peter J., "Transport Geography," Progress in Human Geography 10(3), 1986, 397-406.

Salomon, Ilan, "Telecommunication and Travel: Substitution or Modified Mobility," Journ. of Transport Econ. & Policy Sept. 1985, pp.219ff.

Sutton, John, Transport Coordination and Social Policy. 1988 [HE243S87/Geog]

Singletary, L., et al., "The Impact of Highway Investment on New Manufacturing in South Carolina: A Small Region Spatial Analysis," Review of Regional Studies 25(1), Summer 1995 pp.37-55.

Edward J. Taaffe, Howard L. Gauthier, and Morton E. O'Kelly. 1996. Geography of Transportation, 2nd ed. [This is a recent revision of a classic text by the two senior authors under same title, Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice Hall, 1973]

Teal, Roger F. and Mary Berglund, "The Impacts of Taxicab Deregulation in the USA," Journ. of Transport Econ. and Policy. Jan.1987, 37ff.

Townroe, Peter and G. Dabinett, "The Evaluation of Public Transport Investments within Cities," Annals of Regional Science 29(2), May 1995, pp.175-88.

Wancura, Dan N., A transaction cost approach to integrated freight transportation. 1989. vi, 132 leaves : ill. ; 29 cm. Thesis (M.A.)--University of Washington, 1989. Includes bibliographical references (leaves [128]-132). Depository copy has number: Thesis 37039. Integrated freight transportation. Suzzallo General Stacks G 59 Th37039 CHECK THE SHELVES {Aux. Stacks - request at Suzzallo Central Circ} Thesis 37039 LIBRARY USE ONLY

Werner, Christian. Spatial Transportation Modeling. Sage Scientific Geography Series No.5 [HE305W421985]

Wilson, A.G. et al., Optimization in Locational and Transport Analysis. Chichester: Wiley, 1981. [HB143.7 O67 1981/ Suzz]

Wilson, George W., Economic Analysis of Intercity Freight Transportation. Indiana Univ. Press 1980. [HE199A2W55]

Winston, Clifford, "You Can't Get There From Here: Government Failure in U.S. Transportation," (Brookings Institution, 1999)

Winston, Clifford. "Conceptual Developments in the Economics of Transportation: An Interpretive Survey," Journ of Econ. Lit. 23(1), March 1985, 57-94.

Readings in Port Geography

Readings in Air Transport Geography


Courses on Transportation:


Journals:

International Journal of Transport Economics

Journal of Advanced Transportation

Journal of Transport Economies and Policy

Journal of Transport Geography (vol.1, 1993)

Journal of Transport History

Logistics and Transportation Review

Transportation;

Transportation Journal

Transportation Quarterly

Transportation Research

Transportation Science


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