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1990-0228 (online)
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A series of conference proceedings on various transportation issues from the European Conference of Ministers of Transport, now known as the International Transport Forum.
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Economic Criteria for the Maintenance, Modification or Creation of Public Urban and Suburban Transport Services (Which May not Necessarily Be Profitable)

Economic Criteria for the Maintenance, Modification or Creation of Public Urban and Suburban Transport Services (Which May not Necessarily Be Profitable)

Report of the Twenty-Fourth Round Table on Transport Economics Held in Paris on 22nd and 23rd November, 1973 You do not have access to this content

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01 Jan 1975
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76
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This Round Table explores the need for and use of subsidies in public transport.
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INTRODUCTORY REPORT
Foreword
Economic Criteria for the Maintenance, Modification or Creation of Public Urban and Suburban Transport by M. E.Beesley, United Kingdom

-Introduction
-Alternative uses for subsidy
-Progress in empirical estimation
-Further specific arguments for subsidy
-General analysis of subsidies
-The management of subsidies
SUMMARY OF THE DISCUSSION
-The utility of subsidies as a means of acting upon transport
-Requirements for the efficient operation of subsidies
-Conclusions
LIST OF PARTICIPANTS

 
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