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Economics of maritime transport

theory and practice

by James McConville

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Published by Witherby in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby James McConville.
ContributionsInstitute of Chartered Shipbrokers.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,424p. :
Number of Pages424
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22602164M
ISBN 101856091627

  'The last 40 years has seen a marked increase in the number and quality of papers on various aspects of maritime economics; but they are scattered around a variety of journals, some of which are not readily available outside university libraries. This volume brings together 33 of the most important papers published in the last few years and from nearly a dozen different sources. A Handbook of Transport Economics. Edited by André de Palma (), Charles Lindsey (), Emile Quinet and Roger Vickerman (). in Books from Edward Elgar Publishing. Abstract: Bringing together insights and perspectives from close to 70 of the world’s leading experts in the field, this timely Handbook provides an up-to-date guide to the most recent and state-of-the-art advances in transport Cited by:

Economics of Maritime Transport: Theory and Practice The contemporary development of the international maritime transport industry has been accompanied by the emergence of maritime economics as a major area of analysis, both in terms of theory and empirical research, The primary purpose of this book is to demonstrate how this analysis can be applied to the complex problems of the : Mcconville, James. Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Transport Economics and Policy Edited by Chris Nash ‘This book’s title reveals a great ambition and the content, which covers all transport modes and all critical issues of our discipline, reaches a remarkable level of thoroughness.

Maritime transport is the backbone of the increasingly globalized economy and the international trade system. However, greenhouse gases (GHGs) and other emissions from vessels and related activities in maritime trade have caused significant environmental impacts, especially in coastal areas . ‘The International Handbook of Maritime Economics, expertly edited by Kevin Cullinane, is a very welcome addition to the maritime economics literature. Reflecting the widened scope of the International Association of Maritime Economics, it covers traditional maritime economics nicely complemented with port economics and management as well as hinterland transport. The book also balances.


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