Mathematical and Economic Theory of Road Pricing by Hai Yang

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Subjects:

  • Information Theory,
  • Economics - General,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Transportation,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Economics - Microeconomics,
  • General,
  • Business & Investing,
  • Transportation / General,
  • Finance,
  • Mathematical models,
  • Rates,
  • Roads,
  • Toll roads

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages486
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9267420M
ISBN 100080444873
ISBN 109780080444871

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