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TitleFreight Systems 2012, Modeling and Logistics
Date Posted9/12/2012
Description Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2269 consists of 16 papers that explore distribution analysis of freight transportation, model for network assignment problem of capacitated freight with disruptions, centralized carrier collaboration, parametric and nonparametric trade gravity models, network design for shipping service of large-scale intermodal liners, road closures and freight diversion, choice of commercial vehicular mode in urban areas, and estimated generation of freight trips based on land use.