Title

Economic Impact Analysis of Transit Investments: Guidebook for Practitioners

Document Type

Report

Publication Date

1998

Subject Area

land use - impacts, economics - benefits

Keywords

Analysis, Analytical method, Decision making, Economic benefits, Economic impacts, Guidelines, Investments, Public transit

Abstract

This report will be of interest to transportation economists and other analysts to assist them in selecting methods to conduct economic impact analyses of transit investments. Although the primary goal of public transportation investments is to improve mobility, economic benefits are also important to transit investment decisions. Consequently, it is important that reliable and defensible analytic methods are used to support decisionmaking.

Rights

Permission to link to report given by TRB.