Title

THE EVALUATION OF URBAN MASS TRANSIT SYSTEMS IN DEVELOPING CITIES

Document Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

1983

Subject Area

land use - planning, economics - appraisal/evaluation, place - urban, mode - mass transit

Keywords

Urban transportation, Under developed countries, Third world, Planning, Less developed countries, Intracity transportation, Evaluation, Economic factors, Developing countries, Databases, Data collection, Data acquisition, Analysis

Abstract

The paper confronts four issues: affordability, planning under uncertainty, evaluation and providing data for analysis. Argues the importance of adequate data base for analysis.