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    Pricing as a tool in coordination of local transportation

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    Discuss the factors/variables that affect the American public's use of mass transit.

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    Pricing as a tool in coordination of local transportation:

    Pricing being used as a means of obtaining improved utilization of transportation facilities within metropolitan areas is null and void because many researchers believe that even with public mass transit, prices still are high for those who take public transportation instead of driving their vehicles. Varying estimates of the costs involved in the use of urban streets and high- ways by private automobiles are in the literature and little firm data exists to ascertain the exact costs associated with these prices yet it is ...

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    This solution discusses the factors (e.g. price) that effect American's use of public transit. It discusses pricing as a tool in coordination of local transportation and factors/variables that affect the American public's use of mass transit. The solution is provided in 390 words.

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