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Urban road traffic models for economic appraisal

C. S. Fisk

Urban road traffic models for economic appraisal

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Published by Transit New Zealand in Lambton Quay, Wellington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand
    • Subjects:
    • Traffic flow -- New Zealand -- Econometric models.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 26-28).

      StatementC.S. Fisk and R.C.M. Dunn.
      SeriesTransit New Zealand research report,, no. 8
      ContributionsDunn, R. C. M., Transit New Zealand.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE336.T7 F57 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination28 p. ;
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL483355M
      ISBN 100478041438
      LC Control Number98211384
      OCLC/WorldCa40621658

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