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Title:Agricultural Transportation Issues and Research Needs, A Geographical and Institutional Perspective
Authors:Gene Griffin
Publication Date:Jul 1983
Report #:SP-54
TRID #:01835965
Keywords:agricultural products, freight transportation, future, institutional issues, regional analysis, research
Type:Research Report – Staff Papers


The purpose of this paper is to identify transportation issues and research needs from a geographical and institutional perspective. The four areas of emphasis as suggested by the title are as follows: 1) The Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute, its creation, governance, purpose and a comparison with other transportation research institutes; 2) future transportation issues in the United States as well as the world; 3) research needs from a geographical or regional perspective; and 4) research needs from an institutional perspective.

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