Evaluating public transit benefits and costs: Best Practices Guidebook.
ridership - disadvantage, economics - appraisal/evaluation, economics - benefits
benefits and costs, transit service, transit evaluation, modal choice, system efficiency, cost comparisons, advantages and disadvantages
This guidebook describes how to create a comprehensive framework for evaluating the full impacts (benefits and costs) of a particular transit service or improvement. It identifies various categories of impacts and how to measure them. It includes examples of transit evaluation, and provides extensive references.
Litman, T. (2010). Evaluating public transit benefits and costs: Best Practices Guidbook, Victoria Transport Policy Institute.