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Route-level demand models a review : interim report

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Published by The Office in Washington D.C .
Written in English


  • Traffic engineering -- United States,
  • Transportation -- United States -- Passenger traffic,
  • Bus lines -- United States -- Mathematical models

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Statementprepared by Multisystems, Inc. ; prepared for Office of Planning Assistance, Urban Mass Transportation Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation ; in cooperation with Technology Sharing Program, U.S. Department of Transportation
ContributionsMultisystems, inc, United States. Urban Mass Transportation Administration. Office of Planning Assistance
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Pagination[69] p. in various pagings :
Number of Pages69
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Open LibraryOL14941449M

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