TITLE

The case for bus rapid transit

AUTHOR(S)
Kain, John F.
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Winter97, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the passion of the Americans with electric trains. Failure of the government of the United States in choosing the technology for improving transit operations; Details about the decline in ridership in the United States; Research findings about the costs and performance of alternative public transport technologies; Reasons for the relevance of the findings about the cost of operation of the rail system; Cost effectiveness of the bus rapid transit.
ACCESSION #
114078

 

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