A Retrospective on Beckmann, McGuire and Winsten’s Studies in the Economics of Transportation

Abstract

This paper describes the impact and influence of the book, Studies in the Economics of Transportation, by M. Beckmann, C. B. McGuire and C. B. Winsten, published in 1956 by Yale University Press. The focus of this paper is on the book’s impacts on innovations in modeling, methodological developments, and applications in transportation, regional science and other disciplines which continue to this day.

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@inproceedings{Boyce2004ARO, title={A Retrospective on Beckmann, McGuire and Winsten’s Studies in the Economics of Transportation}, author={David E. Boyce and Hani S. Mahmassani and Martin Beckmann and C. Bartlett McGuire and Bartlett McGuire}, year={2004} }