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2 edition of economics of urban transport. found in the catalog.

economics of urban transport.

K. J. Button

economics of urban transport.

by K. J. Button

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Published by Saxon House in Farnborough .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL15009907M
ISBN 100347011489

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This book will be of great interest to students with basic calculus and some knowledge of economic theory who are engaged with transportation economics, planning and, or engineering, travel demand analysis, and many related fields.

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