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Trucking in the age of information

Author: Dale Belman; Chelsea C White
Publisher: Aldershot, Hampshire, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Trucking in the Age of Information provides a comprehensive overview of the contemporary trucking industry. Prior research on trucking has focused on the effects of deregulation on the industry, but the industry's current transformation is driven by information technology, emerging business strategies, globalization of commodity production and the rise of package. express and logistics."--Jacket.
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Trucking in the age of information.
Aldershot, Hampshire, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2005
(OCoLC)607612995
Online version:
Trucking in the age of information.
Aldershot, Hampshire, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2005
(OCoLC)632069554
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dale Belman; Chelsea C White
ISBN: 0754642062 9780754642060
OCLC Number: 60516824
Description: xvi, 305 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The evolution of the U.S. motor carrier industry / B. Starr McMullen --
The truckload carrier industry segment / Thomas M. Corsi --
Less-than-truckload motor carriers : a story of diversity and change / Peter F. Swan and Stephen V. Burks --
The package express industry : a historical and current perspective / Leslie S. Hough and Maciek Nowak --
Logistics service providers / C. John Langley, Jr. --
Industry performance following reformation of economic and social regulation in the trucking industry / James Peoples --
Technology in trucking / Anuradha Nagarajan, Enrique Canessa, Maciek Nowak, Will Mitchell and Chelsea C. White III --
Truck drivers in the age of information : transformation without gain / Dale L. Belman, Francine Lafontaine and Kristen A. Monaco --
Just-in-time and trucking logistics : the lean learning enterprise / Jennifer N. Karlin and Jeffrey K. Liker --
Truck safety safety in the age of information / Lee Husting and Elyce A. Biddle --
Future truck drivers : where will they come from, why would they take the job? / Michael E. Conyngham.
Responsibility: edited by Dale Belman and Chelsea White III.
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