Corpus ID: 55582174

In what circumstances is investment in HSR worthwhile

@inproceedings{Rus2007InWC,
  title={In what circumstances is investment in HSR worthwhile},
  author={G. Rus and C. Nash},
  year={2007}
}
The case for building new High Speed Rail (HSR) infrastructure depends its the capacity to generate social benefits which compensate for the construction, maintenance and operation costs. Decisions to invest in this technology have not always been based on sound economic analysis. A mix of arguments, besides time savings –strategic considerations, environmental effects, regional development and so forth– have often been used with inadequate evidence to support them. We have explored under what… Expand
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