Belgian Investment in Tramways and Light Railways

  title={Belgian Investment in Tramways and Light Railways},
  author={Alberte Mart{\'i}nez L{\'o}pez},
  journal={The Journal of Transport History},
  pages={59 - 77}
Cet article offre une analyse geographique et quantitative de l'investissement belge dans le secteur du transport urbain, et du role joue par la Belgique dans ce secteur. L'hypothese avancee tente de demontrer que la promotion du tramway a l'etranger, grâce aux capitaux belges, etait intimement liee a la prospection de nouveaux marches pour l'acier et l'industrie mecanique. Deux differentes etapes peuvent etre definies, la premiere periode precedant la premiere guerre mondiale, qui a vu l'essor… 

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