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|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Todd Litman; Victoria Transport Policy Institute.
|Notes:||"18 August 2010."|
|Description:||1 online resource (99 pages) : color illustrations, digital file|
How transportation affects economic development: Economic efficiency and productivity; Economic efficiency principles; Production versus consumption travel impacts; Equity analysis; Goals, Objectives and performance indicators --
Transportation productivity trends: Freight transport; Personal transport --
Mobility, vehicle travel and economic development: How vehicle travel affects economic productivity; Automobile transportation productivity; Mobility management economic impacts --
Evaluating specific economic development impacts: Transportation program expenditures; Consumer expenditures; Transportation project cost efficiency; Transport system efficiency; Roadway improvements; Basic mobility --
Employment access; Retail and tourism industries; Impacts on specific industries and businesses; Property values and development; Land use economic productivity impacts; Affordability; Household wealth accumulation; Desirable outcomes; Economic development impact analysis summary --
Transportation economic development strategies: Improve transport system efficiency; Transportation planning reforms for efficiency; Employment and income growth; Property values; Affordability and basic accessibility. Evaluation methods --
Examples and case studies: downtown parking subsidies; Roadway expansion; Public transportation investments; Transportation pricing reforms; Automobile-oriented versus transit oriented development expenses; Multi-modal transportation economic development benefits; Automobile industry subsidies --
Best practices --
References and resources.