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Unformatted text preview: history of economic may be more important Key Concepts in Transportation Planning-Mobility vs. accessibility (getting there quickly vs. how many ways they can get there) o Cars vs. persons (you can go and how quickly to get where you want to go)-Suburbanization is urbanization-Travel as a “derived demand” /they don’t travel to travel, but to get where they want to go-“long run” and “short run” responses by individuals/ households and firms o Hanson ex: effects of transportation infrastructure vs. effects of land use patterns-Monocentric model of a city; polycentric urban areas; central cities and suburbs-Travel modes; travel purpose = how you get around, why you are traveling -Freight, personal, and work travel Freight - network is important/ get there faster/ transportation enables...
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This note was uploaded on 10/03/2011 for the course CY PLAN 113 taught by Professor Chapman during the Spring '11 term at University of California, Berkeley.
- Spring '11