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Criteria for transport pricing; a collection of edited papers presented at the International Symposium on Transportation Pricing held between June 16 and 20, 1969, the American University, Washington, D.C. Marvin L. Fair, director. James R. Nelson,

; Fair, Marvin Luke, 1897-1983 ; Nelson, James R., editor ; American University (Washington, D.C.). Transportation and Logistics Research Center
Cambridge, Md., Cornell Maritime Press, 1973.
ISBN 9780870331763, 0870331760

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George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
HE 195.5 .A2 I58 1969 Off-site
LIB Special Collections American/Autograph
HE195.5.A2 I58 1969 Request
Other Authors Fair, Marvin Luke, 1897-1983.
Nelson, James R.,
American University (Washington, D.C.). Transportation and Logistics Research Center.
Subjects Transport -- Tarifs -- Congrè€s.
Transportation -- Rates -- Congresses.
Transportation -- Rates.
Description xix, 327 pages illustrations 23 cm
Copyright Date 1973.
Notes "A publication of the Transportation and Logistics Research Center."
Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents I. Transportation pricing and costs -- Tranportation pricing and costs / James R. Nelson -- Some problems raised by transportation pricing on the basis of marginal cost / Robert Goergen -- Pricing for highly-dynamic traffic / Louis Lacoste -- Analysis of motor carrier cost finding and their significance in rate cases / John C. McWilliams -- Inland waterway transportation: some evidence on costs / Leland S. Case and Lester B. Lave -- The design of domestic and international transport pricing systems based upon cost and demand characteristics / Herbert O. Whitten -- II. Investment and finance theory and policy in transportation pricing -- Investment policy and pricing in transport / C.D. Foster -- Transportation pricing and project evaluation: an outline of a decision procedure / John R. Meyer and Leon M. Cole -- Invertment policy and railroad pricing / Paul M. Zeis -- Transportation pricing's role in investment decisions / R.A. Bandeen -- Pitfalls in the financing and planninbg of transport investment / William Vickery -- III. Transportation pricing and regulated competition -- Regulation and efficient provision of transport / George W. Wilson -- The regulation of prices and capacity instruments of optimal factor allocation in transportation / Helmuth Stefan Seidenfus -- Transportation pricing and regulated competition, the Canadian experience / W.J. Stenason and H.M. Romoff -- The theory of economic effciency as applied to the road transport industry / Conrad J. Oort -- Entrepreneurship in transportation pricing / Robert S. Reebie -- Impact of entry control on transport pricing / James C. Nelson -- IV. Impact of constraints, governemnt and industrial, in international transportation pricing -- Ocean freight rates, cartels and collusion, and the North Atlantic controversy / A.A. Walters -- Pricing international air service: oligopoly models and the role of state influence / Mahlon R. Straszheim -- International air fares: the growing conflict between scheduled service and charter pricing policies / Stephen Wheatcroft.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)596427
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